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July 22, 2014

Today IFCO/Pastors for Peace with the help of a whole community of supporters brought 100 tons of aid* including 2 school buses, 2 trucks and a van for Cuban hospitals, schools and Centers.

Today we crossed the border into Mexico and on to Cuba, all without a license from the US Government, as an act of loving, non-violent civil disobedience. LOVE IS OUR LICENSE!

*In a somewhat unexplainable and illogical action, the US Customs officials allowed almost all the donated aid to pass through unmolested.  But they confiscated six three-year-old desktop computers, donated by a group in Arizona.  Other computers passed without problem.

We will continue to negotiate for these six computers -- but will not allow this to delay the delivery of the rest of the humanitarian aid.

Keep checking our facebook for the latest news and photos of the stops along the way: https://www.facebook.com/pastorsforpeace

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