Humanitarian Aid to Palestine ahead of Eid Al-Fitr 28 June 2016
Turkey delivers 11.000 tons of humanitarian aid to the Palestinian people in Gaza ahead of Eid Al-Fitr.
Coordinated by Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), humanitarian relief supplies consisting of flour, sugar, rice, food packages along with toys, clothes, shoes and diapers for Palestinian children, will be sailed on Friday from the Mersin Port.
14 thousand food packages, 5 tons of flour, 3 tons of sugar, 2 tons of rice and 500 tons of sunflower oil which has been provided by AFAD, Turkish Grain Board and Turkish Red Crescent will first arrive to the Ashdod Port in Israel, before being distributed to the people of Gaza.
Toys for Palestinian children in Eid Al-Fitr
The humanitarian ship, Lady Leila, will also carry 10 thousand toys, 100 thousand clothes, 20 thousand shoes and 1500 diapers for Palestinian children ahead of the Aid Al-Fitr religious holiday, celebrated by Muslims worldwide.
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