Islamic Relief delivers early response to those affected in Turkiye and Syria

Syria, February 9, 2023 – Islamic Relief has delivered emergency assistance such as medicines, medical supplies, blankets, mattresses, and plastic sheets in Syria.

In Gaziantep, Turkey, Islamic Relief has distributed food and drink assistance to those affected.

Islamic Relief has launched a £20 million global appeal and at the moment, about £500,000 (more than RM2.5 million) has been used to help those affected in both countries.

The death toll has passed 16,000 people and tens of thousands injured.

Four airports in Turkiye are currently closed to flights, meanwhile, all schools in 10 provinces affected in Turkiye and all schools in Syria were suspended from today.