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UAE Contributes to the Reconstruction of Turkish Regions Affected by Wildfires, Floods

UAE Contributes to the Reconstruction of Turkish Regions Affected by Wildfires, Floods

Thursday, 4 November, 2021 - 06:15
Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

The UAE has announced providing 36.7 million dirhams ($10 million) to contribute to the reconstruction of some Turkish regions that were affected by wildfires and floods that swept through these areas.


The move follows the directives of Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.


The UAE expressed its solidarity with the Turkish people in these exceptional circumstances, affirming the country's keenness to contribute to providing appropriate support to mitigate the humanitarian repercussions and damage caused by floods in the north of the country and wildfires in southwestern Turkey.


According to Emirates News Agency (WAM), the UAE always seeks to extend a helping hand to brotherly and friendly countries in such circumstances that require solidarity and cooperation at various levels.


This move reflects the continuous efforts undertaken by the UAE to assist those affected by natural disasters.


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