“If I could have gotten that convoy there that day, he would be here,” McKnight told me.
The “humanitarian” convoy that has attracted international attention does not appear to have been directly involved.
Local Jordanian media reports said former Israeli ambassador to Jordan Yaakov Rosen may have been in the convoy.
early 16c., "the act of guiding or escorting for protection," from convoy (v.), late 14c., from Old French convoier, from Vulgar Latin *conviare, literally "go together on the road" (see convey). The meaning "train of ships or wagons carrying munitions or provisions in wartime under protection of escort" is from c.1600.