17 Apr 2015
After the air attack by the Assad regime on the city of Idlib, northwest Syria, which has led to the displacement of more than 5 thousand Syrian citizen last month to Atama camp, inside Syria just opposite to the Turkish village Rihaniyya. The Turkish Red Crescent continued their support to the refugees fleeing from death, delivering 7 trucks carrying various humanitarian aids. Trucks crossed the borders to reach a neutral zone where aids were transferred to other trucks to be delivered to refugees in the mentioned camp. Chairman Red Crescent in Antakya said, ” The Red Crescent Foundation has handed over the Syrian stakeholders 5 thousand and 200 pack containing the necessary nutrients and 774.000 spaghetti bag and 5 tents with 200 meters square for each. He adds, these tents can accommodate 400 refugees and the organization continues its efforts to provide the necessary support for the refugees. The Turkish Red Crescent has had distributed 1000 tents for the refugees upon arrival who reported that they do not have anything to survive and asked for help and assistance from the Turkish authorities.