World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkey and Qatar on Wednesday cooperated in distributing food aid in Colombia’s capital Bogota and the central-northern city of Medellin as part of Ramadan efforts.
According to Turkey’s Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) board member Mehmet Celik, IHH and Qatar’s Eid Charity Foundation will continue their support efforts in Latin America.
Food packages were distributed to over 250 families in need after iftar, the traditional Ramadan fast-breaking meal, at Istanbul Mosque in Bogota and the Islamic Cultural Center in Medellin.
Celik thanked the Eid Charity for their efforts and said they would also organize iftar meals in Ecuador and Peru as well as continuing their work in Colombian cities.
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A number of Gazans have died in tunnel collapses in recent months, but there were no reports of any such incident on Monday.
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Palestinians stage rally outside Red Cross office in Gaza City to demand release of imprisoned friends, relatives
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President Erdogan, Azerbaijani President Aliyev and Georgian Premier Kvirikashvili to be aboard train at project launch
Turkish forces conduct operations in Turkey’s Bingol province, northern Iraq’s Zap region
Teenage Latvian national injured, detained; police rule out terror motive
£10 ($13) tax introduced to cut British capital's poor air-pollution records