UAE consulate in Erbil distributes clothes among children in Syrian refugee camp

UAE consulate in Erbil distributes clothes among children in Syrian refugee camp
2013-08-07 14:10:40

WAM ERBIL, 7th August, 2013 (WAM) –As part of the campaign launched by Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to clothe one million needy children around the world, the Consulate General of UAE in Erbil completed the first phase of aid campaign in a number of areas of the Kurdistan region of Iraq.

The consulate in coordination with the UAE Red Crescent Authority distributed clothes to the needy families, in particularly “Dumez camp for Syrian refugees”, which received the lion’s share benefitting approximately 20,000 children.

UAE Consul General in Erbil City, Rashid Mohammed Al Mansouri praised this humanitarian gesture which brought joy and happiness among the children of the camp especially coinciding with the festivity of Eid Al-Fitr.

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