KIZILAY DELIVERS AID TO SYRIAC REFUGEES

Turkish Red Crescent Society extended its hand to Syriacs who took refuge in Turkey.

Turkish Red Crescent delivered nine tonnes of foodstuffs and clothes to a thousand Syriacs. The boxes were taken to ?stanbul Syriac Metropolitan building.

The chairman of Turkish Red Crescent Lütfi Akar said “Today’s efforts were aimed at alleviating the pains of Syriacs who arrived in Turkey due to the ongoing fighting in Syria. We try to reach everyone who is in need of aid. This is not only a humanitarian mission but also God’s order.”

Spiritual leader of the Turkish Syriac Orthodox Community Mor Filiksinos Yusuf Çetin welcomed the support provided as members of the community are performing their fasting
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