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Fri - 12 Oct 2018 - 02:40 AM ،،،

WAM

 
 The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, on Thursday distributed 200 food baskets to poor families in Al Ma'adi and Al Shahr districts of Hadramout.

It also distributed 280 food baskets to the workers at Al Mukalla Port in a move to help them overcome difficult living conditions.

The beneficiaries expressed their thanks to the UAE and its humanitarian arm, the ERC.

A total of 23,136 food baskets have been distributed in Yemen since the beginning of 2018, which is marked as the 'Year of Zayed'. Until now, over 115,680 people of needy families benefited from the food aid programme."

The Emirates Red Crescent also distributed food aid to 1165 people in Al Houta and Toban areas, Governorate of Lahj, as part of the UAE contribution to the Yemen Humanitarian Response Plan in the liberated governorates.

Officials at the governorate expressed sincere thanks to the UAE for its colossal role in alleviating the suffering of the Yemeni people through its premier humanitarian aid arm.