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Plane carrying medical supplies from China arrives at Ben-Gurion Airport

 

RAMALLAH, Monday, April 13, 2020 (WAFA) – A cargo flight of medical supplies destined to Palestine from China arrived Monday at the Israeli Ben-Gurion airport.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates announced in a press release that a Turkish Airline carrying a shipment of medical supplies donated by Alibaba to Palestine to curb the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus landed at al-Lydd (Ben-Gurion) airport.

The ministry added that the Palestinian Civil Affairs Commission was arranging for the clearance of the crucial medical supplies, which were sent at the request of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Minister Riyad al-Malki in coordination with the Palestinian embassy in China.

The Chinese online shopping platform, the ministry noted, has also donated similar supplies to Israel, and these donations were airlifted to Israel aboard another plane.

K.F.  

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