Khalifa Foundation announces $5m in urgent aid to Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Abu Dhabi The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation announced emergency aid worth $5 million for Syrian refugees in Lebanon, where they are facing harsh winter conditions.

The move follows the directives of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the support of Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the supervision of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the chairman of the Khalifa Foundation.

This initiative is part of extensive humanitarian efforts by the UAE to help relieve the sufferings of displaced Syrians in Lebanon, especially during the winter season, reaching the most impoverished families scattered throughout Lebanese territory.

Source: International Islamic News Agency