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RCS offers food parcels to Palestinian families

posted on 04/04/2002: 623 views


The UAE Red Crescent Society (RCS) continued to distribute food and medical supplies to the besieged Palestinian families as part of its campaign to support the struggle of the Palestinian people against the Israeli occupation. Emirates' Friends Society (EFS) began yesterday to give these families food materials ordered by H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, President's Wife, Chairwoman of the UAE General Women's Union (GWU) and RCS Honorary President. Sheikh Najeh Bukairat, EFS Deputy Chairman, said hundreds of Palestinian families had benefited from the RCS food parcel programme. ' Thousands of food parcels have been distributed to the wounded at Palestinian hospitals. Arab healthcare hospital received 350 parcels, Al Nazher hospital 75, Al Mustaqbal hospital 165, the Sheikh Zayed Surgical hospital 350, Red Cross hospital 150, Ramallah Central hospital 1,500, Khaldy hospital 165, Rahma and Razi hospitals 150 each and Abu Raya centre 165 parcels,' he said. He added that medicines were also given to families. 'Extensive humanitarian efforts are needed to help people under siege,' he said. Meanwhile the RCS fund-raising campaign has been drawing overwhelming response from the public. The RCS has received Dh500,000, one million Dirhams and Dh500,000 from Isa Abdul Galil Al Faheem and his brothers, Ausha bint Khalifa Al Suweidi and Al Jaber Group of Companies respectively. (The Emirates News Agency, WAM)

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