Four airflifts planned as Lebanon aid
Published time: 17 Aug, 2006 06:54 Edited time: 17 Aug, 2006 10:54
A Russian Emergencies Ministry aircraft taking humanitarian aid to south Lebanon was due to leave a Moscow airport on Thursday, the second of four planned airlifts. The shipment will include tents, blankets and other basic provisions.
The plane will land at
Larnaca, Cyprus, where the United Nations Food Programme will ferry the aid to south . Two more shipments of food, medical and electrical supplies are planned for later this month. Lebanon