Another shipment of humanitarian aid was sent to Syria

7 June, 2017
As a result of the assignment given by the President of the Republic of Armenia, and in accordance with the agreement reached between the Ministries of Defense of the Republic of Armenia and the Russian Federation, a shipment of humanitarian aid for civilians affected by the conflict in Syria was sent on June 7th.

It consists of approximately 18 tons of necessities, mainly foodstuff.


The aid was delivered to Syria using an IL-76 aircraft of the air force of the Russian Federation. The load carries the following label: “Warm greetings of peace from Armenia, for the brotherly nation of Syria.”


Representatives from the Ministries of Defense and Emergency Situations of the Republic of Armenia are accompanying the cargo to facilitate its distribution.