First aid trucks enter Rafah crossing to Gaza since truce collapses

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People walk next to trucks with humanitarian aid which entered Gaza through the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza Strip, in this handout picture released on December 2, 2023. Palestine Red Crescent Society/Handout via REUTERS

CAIRO (Reuters) – The first aid trucks since the collapse of the Gaza truce have entered through the Egyptian side of the Rafah crossing on Saturday, on their way to Awja crossing for inspection before continuing the journey to the Gaza Strip, Egyptian security, and Red Crescent sources told Reuters.

Two fuel trucks and 50 aid trucks went through the Egyptian side heading to Awja for inspection, the sources added.


(Reporting by Aidan Lewis; Editing by Toby Chopra)