More than 63,000 food items distributed among displaced families in Hasaka

Hasaka, SANA- The relief subcommittee in the northeastern Hasaka province distributed more than 63,000 food items provided by World Food Program (WFP) to needy families.

Elias al-Thaher, head of the facilitations unit at the subcommittee, told SANA on Monday that the food items in question was delviered to al-Ihsan association to be distributed among families affected by terrorism in Hasaka, Qamishli and Ra’as al-Ain cities.

The distributed items included chickpeas, lentils, bulgur, canned food, sugar, vegetable oil, and tomato paste, al-Thaher said.

Since the beginning of September 2015, the WFP distributed 37,000 food packages out of 50,000 packages which are expected to be distributed by the end of the month.

Qabas/ Hazem Sabbagh

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