Posted 7 months ago on Jan. 20, 2014, 8:10 a.m. EST by GirlFriday
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Abdel-Hadi said the evacuations would continue daily until 600 residents in a critical condition, along with those suffering chronic illnesses and children and pregnant women, had left Yarmouk.
Meanwhile, an aid convoy, carrying some 400 food packages, was expected to enter the camp one day after a first batch of food aid was delivered, after an agreement was reached between representatives of Palestinian factions and rebels inside the camp.
The aid was carried out in coordination with the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees UNRWA, which provided food parcels that were delivered to the camp via an intermediary.
Read more: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2014/Jan-20/244599-critically-ill-evacuated-from-yarmouk-after-aid-delivered.ashx#ixzz2qwZl8SNI (The Daily Star :: Lebanon News :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb)