Having already started supplying humanitarian aid to Gazans ahead of the cease-fire, the Turkish Red Crescent has sped up its initiatives to reach the region more quickly to heal the wounds of warstricken Palestinians.
Following the Gaza cease-fire, the Turkish Red Crescent expedited its humanitarian aid to Palestine. Having already started supplying humanitarian aid to Gazans ahead of the cease-fire, Turkish Red Crescent, which received approval for delivering aid from the Egyptian border, has sped up its initiatives to reach the region more quickly.
As part of the humanitarian process, the Turkish Red Crescent delivered diapers to meet the necessity of 5,000 babies for 15 days. Continuing its talks with the Palestine Red Crescent, the Turkish Red Crescent is continuing to purchase humanitarian aid in Egypt, it is reported. More humanitarian aid is expected to be delivered from Rafah border crossing in the upcoming days.
Meanwhile, medicine donated by Turkish citizens has also started to be delivered to Gaza. The Turkish Pharmacist Cooperation donated 543 packages of medicine to the region.
Since the Israeli government's offensive in Gaza started, Turkey's humanitarian aid to Gazans and initiatives to bring the injured to Turkey for treatment have continued. Along with the Turkish Red Crescent, the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA), the Prime Ministry's Disaster and Emergency Management Directorate (AFAD) and NGOs have been delivering humanitarian aid to Gaza.