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Topic - Dirk Niebel
Israel began moving 250 tons of construction supplies into Gaza on Monday, the largest shipment of raw materials to the coastal territory since the Jewish state eased a blockade in the wake of a deadly raid on a flotilla trying to break the embargo in May.
"Today marks a successful start," said Germany's development aid minister, Dirk Niebel. "I hope that the import of the construction material will continue to go smoothly and the project is swiftly implemented in the coming months."