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14 April 2024

UAE gives $60m more aid to Syria

By Wam

The UAE has announced an additional $60 million to support humanitarian situation in Syria.

The country has already pledged to provide $300 million dollars and the total contribution now stands at $360 million.

Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs who was heading the UAE delegation announced this while addressing the 2nd International Donors Conference to Support the Syrian People in Kuwait today.

The UAE delegation to the Conference included Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of Development and International Co-operation, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Obaid bin Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs , Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, Minister of State.