KUWAIT RED CRESCENT DELIVERS 600 AID PACKAGES TO SYRIAN REFUGEES

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Nov 18 (NNN-NNA) – Kuwait Red Crescent Society has continued delivering relief aid to Syrian refugees, settled in the country (Lebanon).

Ahmad Al-Fegaan, an envoy of the society, told KUNA on Tuesday that, 300 food rations and 300 cartons filled with detergents, have been distributed to Syrian families in Dahr El Ahmar town, located in the Rashaya District of the Beqaa Governorate, near the Syrian border.

He added, the latest delivery was part of a chain of aid deliveries, to around 7,000 Syrian families.

The number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon has reached more than one million — most of them in northern Lebanon, where a number of Kuwaiti charities are active.

Kuwait is the largest donor, since the beginning of the devastating crisis in Syria.– NNN-NNA