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Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Authority

Continues to Offer Aid to the People of Arakan 28 September 2018

Refugees from Arakan remain smiling due to aid provided by the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD). Most recently, theAFAD Humanitarian Aid Team delivered 2 thousand food baskets to the Kutupalong-Balukhali Refugee Camp.

Refugees from Rohingya who escaped to Bangladesh after violent attacks by the Myanmar Government and who are nor residing in the Kutupalong-Balukhali Refugee Camp have received more aid from AFAD. AFAD has been offering regular humanitarian aid to those living in this camp. The permanent AFAD team based in the area delivered a total of 2 thousand food baskets to refugees living in the 5th and 10th camps.

Food baskets include lentil, chickpeas, sugar, salt, pasta, dried milk and soya bean oil. The permanent AFAD teams have been carrying out regular service in the region since August 2017 when massacres in Myanmar reached a peak. They are offering Turkey’s compassionate hand to victimized and oppressed people.


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