Jordan sends new humanitarian aid convoy to Gaza amid worsening crisis

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Published: 2024-05-28 12:16

Last Updated: 2024-06-24 19:10


Jordan sends new humanitarian aid convoy to Gaza amid worsening crisis
Jordan sends new humanitarian aid convoy to Gaza amid worsening crisis

The Jordanian Armed Forces - the Arab Army and the Jordanian Hashemite Charity Organization, in collaboration with the World Food Program (WFP), have dispatched a new humanitarian aid convoy to Gaza.

This convoy includes 40 trucks filled with essential food parcels, which will be distributed to the people in Gaza through local partner associations and organizations.

Dr. Hussein Al-Shibli, Secretary-General of the Jordanian Hashemite Charity Organization, highlighted the worsening humanitarian situation in Gaza, noting that life is increasingly difficult and securing daily food is a challenge for the residents.

Shibli stated, "We are making every effort to deliver more food to Gaza to address the shortage and prevent a potential famine in the area."

He also mentioned that as of Tuesday, a total of 1,717 land trucks and 53 planes had entered Gaza through Al-Arish.

The Jordanian Hashemite Charity Organization continues to accept cash donations via its bank account at Union Bank No. JO32 UBSI 1030 0000 4010 1659 9151 06, electronic wallets, CliQ JHCOGAZA, eFawateercom, and through its website www.jhco.org.jo.