Kiwi in Gaza during November attacks returns to speak
Kiwi in Gaza during November attacks returns to
speak on the conflict
Kiwi Roger Fowler who was
in Gaza while Israeli bombs dropped in November, will speak
about the attacks and occupation at Auckland University on
Mr Fowler was sent to Gaza and Cairo on behalf
of Kia Ora Gaza's website to investigate progress towards
opening the besieged Palestinian enclave to the world, in
the wake of the Arab Spring and Egypt's democracy
While he was there Israel inflicted eight days
of intense bombardment on the Gaza Strip, killing 170
people, mainly civilians including elderly and children. Mr
Fowler reported on the military blitz from Gaza city.
the presentation, Roger will speak of his experiences. He
will be joined by participants of the Kia Ora Gaza aid
convoy in June, Tali Williams and Hone Fowler.
Thursday 13 December
TIME: 6pm to 7.30pm
University of Auckland Business School, Cease Room 1, Level
Owen G. Glenn Building
12 Grafton Rd, Auckland
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