Syria: EU releases 85 mln euros in aid to people

Funds for refugees, students, UNICEF, UNESCO

28 October, 15:16

    (ANSAmed) - BRUSSELS, OCTOBER 28 - The European Commission on Monday released 85 million euros out of a total Syrian aid fund of 400 million euros to alleviate the consequences of the ongoing Syrian civil war. Of these, 40 million euros will be funneled to UNICEF and UNESCO health care and education programs in Syria, 40 million will aid Syrian refugees in Jordan, and five million euros will support Syrian students currently in Europe. (ANSAmed).

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