Tuesday, 30 August 2011
34,657 tons of goods enter the Gaza Strip
Goods included 16,960 tons of aggregates and 675 tons of cooking gas
During the week of August 14-August 20, the IDF facilitated the entry of 34,657 tons (1,315 truckloads) of goods to the Gaza Strip via land crossings with Israel.
The Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) and the Coordination and Liaison Administration (CLA) assist on a daily basis in the transfer of goods (including gas, building materials, electrical appliances, ceramic parts, wheat and other foods, hygienic products and more) to Gaza.
Last week, 283 patients and accompanying individuals exited Gaza via the Erez Crossing to receive medical treatment in Israel and elsewhere.
126 international organization staff members entered Gaza and 83 international organization staff members entered Israel.
Among the goods transferred to Gaza were 16,960 tons (424 truckloads) of aggregates and 675 tons of cooking gas.
IDF Blog / Photo: IDF