UAE sends 158 tonnes aid for Syrians in Jordan

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 23:56

Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sent 158 tonnes of food aid for the Syrian refugees in Jordon.

To improve living conditions of Syrian refugees in Jordan who are abject humanitarian situation, the UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA) is intensifying its winter relief efforts.
A convoy of 16 trucks, carrying food material and winter clothes and supplies left here Tuesday by land for Jordan as part of its relief programme towards Syrian refugees in that Arab country, said Mohammed Ateq Al Falahi, RCA secretary general.

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First Published: Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 23:56

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