KUALA LUMPUR – The Prime Minister said he was impressed by the courage of Malaysia’s humanitarian activist Dr Fauziah Mohd Hassan who was willing to risk her life to help Palestinians in Gaza.
Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak also expressed his gratitute that Dr Fauziah had safely returned home tonight after being released by the Israeli military which had detained the ‘Women’s Boat to Gaza’ (WBG) group on Wednesday.
“I am impressed by the courage of Dr Fauziah Hassan, in facing danger to help those in Gaza. Alhamdulillah, she has now returned to M’sia. May she be blessed,” he tweeted in his Twitter account @NajibRazak today.
Dr Fauziah, together with 10 other women activists, members of the WBG mission on board the Gaza bound boat Zaytouna-Oliva were detained by the Israeli military on Wednesday.
The ship of the WBG mission, which was organised by the Freedom Flotilla Coalition was then towed to the port of Ashdod. – BERNAMA