April 16, 2014

15 tons of Russian Food and Medical Supplies Arrive in Latakia

15 tons of Russian Food and Medical Supplies Arrive in Latakia -

 

A Russian airplane carrying 15 tons of food and medical aid arrived at the Bassel al-Assad Airport in the coastal city of Latakia, SANA reported.

The humanitarian aid was offered by the Russian people to the people of Syria through the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society, according to a SANA reporter.

Latakia Governor, Ahmad Sheikh Abdul-Qader, hailed the relations binding the two friendly countries and peoples, expressing gratitude on behalf of the Syrian people to the Russian people for their continued support.

The representative of the Russian Emergency Ministry, Alexander Tomashov, stressed that the aid shipment was offered by the Russian people to help the terrorism-affected people, pointing out that more aid planes will soon arrive from the Russian government and the Armenian community to the Syrian people.

The Syrian observer

         
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