RCA provides water, medicine for refugees on Uzbek-Kyrgyz border

The UAE’s Red Crescent Authority (RCA) has procured medicines worth US$ 120000 for Uzbekistan’s Ministry of Health and Red Crescent to help refugees who escaped violence in the country over the past week.

A team from RCA has also contracted with a local Uzbek company to provide drinking water for 7 refugee camps for 3 months, WAM reported.

The RCA delegation, accompanied by the Uzbek Minister of Public Health Adham Ikromov and the chairman of the Uzbek Red Crescent, toured the border refugee camps to assess the humanitarian situation and determine the urgently needed aid which include food, medicine, hygiene supplies for women and children and drinking water.

RCA provides water, medicine for refugees on Uzbek-Kyrgyz border

RCA provides water, medicine for refugees on Uzbek-Kyrgyz border

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