Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum met volunteers participating within the UAE’s “bridges of goodness” marketing campaign packing the reduction materials for folks in quake-hit areas.
Vice-President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has visited the nation’s humanitarian marketing campaign devoted to earthquake victims in Türkiye and Syria.
The Dubai ruler inspected the efforts of volunteers collaborating within the ‘bridges of Goodness’ marketing campaign at its headquarters on the Dubai World Commerce Centre, in keeping with state information company WAM on Tuesday.
“At the moment, I visited the Bridges of Goodness marketing campaign to supply reduction to these affected by the earthquakes in Syria and Türkiye,” Bin Rashid stated.
“The bridges of goodness that the UAE extends with peoples in occasions of misery are everlasting bridges that set up love, communication and solidarity. They elevate brotherhood to noble ranges.”
“At the moment’s marketing campaign was attended by 2,000 volunteers, together with youngsters, college college students, staff from the federal government and personal sectors, businessmen, intellectuals, and others,” he stated.
“Their aim is identical, to ship a message of goodness to our brothers, and to precise our most vital human values…they’ve all our thanks and appreciation,” he added.
UAE, Saudi Arabia proceed humanitarian assist to Türkiye, Syria after quakes
Reduction, rehabilitation effort ongoing
On February 11, the Emirati authorities launched the marketing campaign following the highly effective earthquakes that struck southern Türkiye on February 6 and claimed the lives of not less than 48,448, folks.
In accordance with UN figures, the quakes additionally killed round 6,000 folks in Syria.
On Thursday, the UAE stated it had flown 209 cargo planes to the areas affected by the earthquakes, carrying 5,848 tons of reduction assist and offering remedy for about 4,000 circumstances in its discipline hospital within the southern Turkish metropolis of Gaziantep.
4 days after the February 6 catastrophe, the UAE arrange a discipline hospital in Gaziantep that employed 50 personnel with 15 medical doctors, with a 50-bed capability alongside an working room, emergency, intensive care, psychology, and household physician sections.
The UAE has despatched 97 reduction flights to assist the earthquake-hit areas, delivering 2,624 tonnes of assist.
A complete of 58 cargo planes carrying 1,918 tonnes of reduction materials have been despatched to Syria and 39 have landed in Türkiye, carrying 706 tonnes of meals and medical provides and tents.
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