A large land convoy began making
its way on Saturday from around the world to the Gaza Strip.
loaded onto ships and are en-route to the el-Arish Port in Egypt where
they hope to be allowed to unload and drive into
Gaza. According to press reports,
about 450 vehicles are expected to participate in the land convoy which
organized by former British lawmaker George Galloway.
January, the Egyptians banned Galloway from using their
territory for Gaza-bound convoys and accused the former British
organization Viva Palestina of criminal activity.