Dutch Aid

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Aug 27 '14 10:12

The Cabinet is making €6.5 million available for extra emergency aid to the population of North Iraq. Minister Lilianne Ploumen of Foreign Trade and Development Co-operation announces today that this money will go to helping these people who are fleeing their homes because of the threat of IS, the Algemeen Dagblad reports.

Aug 18 '14 11:13

A Dutch Hercules transport aircraft from the Royal Air Force is flying to North Iraq today from Eindhoven, carrying relief goods to UN aid organization OCHA, which will send the goods out to those regions in the area that need it, the Algemeen Dagblad reports.

Nov 26 '13 15:25

In Philippines, the damage caused by Typhoon Yolanda has reached over €405.1 million and some 3.5 million people have been displaced, shows data released by the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC).

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