Turkey sending aid to flood-hit Bosnia and Herzegovina
Turkey's Cooperation and Coordination Agency is sending a second aid convoy from Sarajevo to regions affected by floods.
TheTurkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency has sent a second aid convoy to regions of Bosnia and Herzegovina that have been badly affected by floods.
The agency previously sent aid to the town of Maglaj inthe Zenica-Doboj canton.
Now aid packs composed of 32,000 cans oftinned food, water, fuel andnappiesare heading tothe cities Zeljezno Polje, Topcic-Polje andDoboj.
In addition two Turkish organizations, the IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundationand Deniz Feneri Association are also to send humanitarian aid to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
At least 19 people have drowned after heavy rainfalltriggered floodsin Bosnia-Herzegovina and Serbia, officials said, adding that they expect the death toll to rise.
Last Modified: 2014-05-19 07:31:58
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