For the first time .. United Arab Emirates distributes food aid in Damascus city

The United Arab Emirates has started distributing food aid to local residents in Damascus city as part of the country Ramadan Iftar project, sources reported on Sunday.

A picture was published on the social media shows a truck with UAE flag distributing food packages to disadvantaged people in Marja Square in Damascus city.

“Donated by Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum” was written on the truck.

This marks the first time, the United Arab Emirates sends humanitarian aid to the Syrian government-held areas for more than 5 years and since the reopening of the UAE embassy in Damascus in 2018.