Article on celebration of the mid-Autumn Festival in different parts of the world. Begins with Gwadar, Paksitan and includes also Egypt, and Central Asian countries on the XInjiang border.
After the fun event, I arrived at the unique reunion dinner of the “Gwadar people”. In Gwadar Port, every reunion dinner starts at 4:30 in the morning. Zhang Baozhong explained, “This is because we seek to have the meal with the family, far away in China, so that it feels as a kind of reunion.”
“The most important part is to give a video call to the family to report our safety. Now, the water, electricity, network and other supporting facilities in Gwadar are gradually improving, and the family is able to be in close contact. Else it feels so far away”, Hu Yaozong, Deputy General Manager of Gwadar Free Zone Co., Ltd. said.
Behind the bustling Gwadar Port lies a silent effort by a group of white angels.
In May this year, the second batch of a Chinese Red Cross team consisting of Huashan Hospital affiliated to Fudan University, Beijing Red Cross Society, 999 Emergency Center, Fudan University Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital and China Red Cross Foundation Coordinator.,The Hong Kong Medical Aid team arrived in Gwadar Port. The 9 members of the second batch of these medical teams worked 6 days a week, and attended to an average of 200 patients per month locally.