x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Sheikh Khalifa announces $25 million aid for Palestinians

The Emirates Red Crescent will supervise the distribution of aid.

The President, Sheikh Khalifa, has ordered that US $25 million be allocated as urgent humanitarian aid to Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, state news agency Wam has reported.

The Emirates Red Crescent will supervise the distribution of aid. It has also been asked to establish an integrated field hospital in the Gaza Strip to provide medical aid to the injured.

* Wam