Damascus, SANA – Supported by the Syrian government and supervised by the Higher Relief Committee, the General Authority for Palestinian Arab Refugees (GAPAR) and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) distributed more humanitarian aid to the people of Yarmouk Camp in southern Damascus.
In a statement to SANA, GAPAR Director General Ali Mustafa said that in coordination with the governorates of Damascus and Damascus Countryside, 2400 food and health packages were distributed on Wednesday to the displaced families of Yarmouk Camp who fled their neighborhood due to the criminal acts of the terrorist organizations, mainly ISIS.
Medical services, teeth treatment services and medicines were also provided to needy and patient persons, Mustafa added.
He pointed out that aid delivery and distribution will continue to the displaced families of Yarmouk Camp who are currently residing in the nearby towns of Yalda, Babila and Beit Sahm in Damascus countryside towns, saying that since January 2014, around 141,782 food packages and 47,380 health packages have been distributed.
In early April 2015, Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization facilitated the infiltration of hundreds of ISIS terrorists into Yarmouk camp, committed crimes against the citizens and bombed their houses to force them to flee the Camp.