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Charity tour postponed.

THE proposed visit of an American-Jewish charity activist Barbara Barbara

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See : Orderliness
 Lubin to Bahrain has been postponed because of the continuing unrest Unrest is a sociological phenomenon, for instance:
  • Industrial unrest
  • Labor unrest
  • Rebellion
Notable historical unrests
  • 19th century Luddites
  • 1978–79 Winter of Discontent (UK)
  • 1989 Purple Rain Revolt, (South Africa)
 in the Gaza Strip Gaza Strip (gäz`ə), (2003 est. pop. 1,330,000) rectangular coastal area, c.140 sq mi (370 sq km), SW Asia, on the Mediterranean Sea adjoining Egypt and Israel, in what was formerly SW Palestine. .

It was hoped that she would arrive in the country sometime this week but she is now unlikely to come before January 25.

Ms Lubin is the founder and executive director of the California-based Middle East Children's Alliance (Meca) and had been invited to Bahrain by volunteer worker Hassan Al Husseini.

She has been helping displaced displaced

see displacement.
 Palestinian children in Gaza, West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq through Meca and now in Cairo to negotiate the crossing of a substantial aid consignment The delivery of goods to a carrier to be shipped to a designated person for sale. A Bailment of goods for sale.

A consignment is an arrangement resulting from a contract in which one person, the consignor, either ships or entrusts goods to another, the
 into Gaza.

Ms Lubin is hoping to pass the Gaza border with the consignment and plans to stay there for five days, after which she will travel to Bahrain.

Mr Al Husseini has been seeking the support of people in Bahrain to organise a series of events for Ms Lubin during her stay.

However, he said no formal arrangements could be made until he confirmed her date of arrival.

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