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UK Sends 2,000 Tons of Food Aid to Gaza

Wed 20 Mar 2024 | 09:02 AM
Israa Farhan

In a significant humanitarian effort, the British Foreign Ministry revealed on Wednesday that more than two thousand tons of food aid from Britain have made their way into the Gaza Strip through Jordan.

The distribution of this aid is being managed by the United Nations World Food Programme.

Reports from relief agencies have underscored the dire situation in Gaza, where shortages of food, medicine, and clean water persist.

A recent UN-supported report has sounded the alarm about the looming threat of famine, with nearly half of the Gaza population facing severe hunger.

British Foreign Secretary David Cameron emphasized the importance of establishing a sustainable method for delivering humanitarian aid overland to ensure a continuous flow of assistance to those in need.