ICRC provides aid to more than 12,000 displaced returnees to Derna

October 7, 2018

The Red Cross said it has provided food assistance to more than 12,000 displaced people returning to their homes in Derna city east of Libya.

The ICRC explained that this assistance is adequate to meet the needs of the displaced families for a month, adding that it has also distributed household items including blankets, beddings, cooking utensils and others.

The ICRC has also delivered humanitarian assistance in cooperation with the Libyan Red Crescent to more than 49 thousand displaced persons and returnees to and from Derna since the beginning of this year.