Israel allows 230 aid trucks into Gaza

Gaza, Feb 23 (IANS/WAM) Israeli authorities Sunday opened the Karam Abu Salem crossing to allow the entry of 230 trucks into Gaza.

Raed Fattouh, head of the coordination committee for entry of goods in the Gaza Strip, said the Israeli side decided to allow the entry of goods for commercial, agricultural, transportation and other aid sectors.

Fattouh added that industrial diesel for the Gaza power plant, transportation fuel and cooking gas will be pumped through the terminal.