Israeli authorities open Karem Abu Salem crossing for aid trucks

GAZA, 8th February, 2015 (WAM) — Israeli occupation authorities have allowed the entry of 480 trucks loaded with aid and goods for the commercial, agricultural and aid sectors, through the Karem Abu Salem crossing According to a report from the Qatar News Agency, QNA, the Head of the Coordination Committee for entry of goods in the Gaza Strip, Raed Fattouh, said that among the good vehicles, 45 trucks will be loaded with construction materials for international projects and115 trucks with cement and gravel for the infrastructure of roads.

Karem Abu Salem is the only commercial crossing through which goods and fuel enter the Gaza Strip and the occupation authorities close it on Friday and Saturday of each week.