Posted on Sep 14, 2016 in Allgemein

Qatar sends aid convoys to Syria during ceasefire

The Qatar Development Fund (QDF) uses the ceasefire since Monday to send humanitarian convoys to besieged areas in Syria.

To alleviate the civilian victims’ suffering of the five-year-long bloody conflict, the QDF joined forces with Qatari humanitarian and United Nations organisations.

The ceasefire agreement went into effect on the first day of Eid Al-Adha, the islamic Festival of the Sacrifice, to allow the safe delivery of humanitarian aid the to besieged areas.