Japan donates $2 million to UNRWA

     Bethlehem, 16 Shafar 1434/29 December 2012  (Ma’an/MINA) – Japan has donated $2 million to the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees, a statement from UNRWA said Thursday.

     The donation will go towards emergency bedding materials and hygiene kits for adults and babies in the Gaza Strip. It will also help provide non-food items to assist UNRWA in combating the effects of Israel’s recent war on Gaza, which killed at least 170 Palestinians.

    In 2012, Japan donated $22.5 million to the UN agency. (T/R-012/R-006)

Mi’raj News Agency (MINA)

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