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  • UN Send 24 Trucks Carrying Aid To Idlib

    Contributed By: Talal Kharrat - Edited By : Talal Kharrat

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    Agencies (Qasioun) – The United Nations UN sent trucks carrying humanitarian aid to Idlib city northwestern Syria.

     

    24 trucks carrying aid from the UN entered Syria via Cilvegozu crossing border in Turkey's Reyhanli southern Turkey, which is opposite to Bab Al-Hawa crossing border in Idlib city northern Syria, according to Anadolu Agency.

     

    The trucks carrying 480 tons of humanitarian aid will be distributed on those in need in Idlib city and its countryside.

     

    UN says that a military action in Idlib city, that IDPs form half of its population, will force at least 700,000 Syrians to flee their homeland.

     

    At least 3 million civilians are living in Idlib city and its surrounding areas, including 1.8 million displaced.

     

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