Supplies being loaded in Abu Dhabi, headed for Al-Arish International Airport in Egypt, for onward transport to Gaza Image Credit: WAM

Abu Dhabi: The UAE today sent six additional aircraft carrying supplies and equipment to support the construction of the field hospital, set to be established in the Gaza Strip. The aircraft, which departed from Abu Dhabi and are bound for Al-Arish International Airport, Egypt, are part of the UAE’s Operation Gallant Knight 3, launched by the UAE to support the Palestinian people.

Earlier, the UAE had sent five aircraft, which arrived at Al-Arish International Airport yesterday, carrying the equipment and supplies required to operate the field hospital, in line with the UAE’s drive to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinian people and support the health sector in the Gaza Strip.