Turkish aid ship for Gaza to arrive in Egypt on Saturday — Erdogan

Recep Tayyib Erdogan, Turkish President

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# 11 November 2023 21:38 (UTC +04:00)

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that a Turkish ship with humanitarian cargo for Gaza residents is expected to arrive in the Egyptian port of El-Arish on Saturday, APA reports citing TASS.

"In cooperation with our Egyptian brothers, we sent ten planes carrying humanitarian aid to the El-Arish airport to deliver it to Gaza. Our ship with a total of 666 tons of humanitarian aid left yesterday and will hopefully arrive at El-Arish port today," he said at an extraordinary joint summit of the League of Arab States (LAS) and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Riyadh.