Activist Mark Colville attempts to bring medical supplies into Gaza

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June 21, 2009

Story by Randall Beach of the New Haven Register:

Peace activists denied entry to Gaza- The New Haven Register

New Havener Mark Colville and five other peace activists were denied entry into Gaza for the second consecutive day Tuesday May 9 2009, as Egyptian authorities refused to even let the groups medical supplies be delivered.

The six members of the Catholic Worker Peace Team prayed, sang and tried to persuade border guards to let them into Gaza to deliver about $20,000 worth of medical supplies, as well as toys.

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