New Delhi -°C
Today in New Delhi, India

Oct 15, 2019-Tuesday
-°C

Humidity
-

Wind
-

Select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019

Bush offers $13.5 million aid to Lebanon

US President George W Bush on Monday made up to $13.5 million available to help Lebanon cope with urgent humanitarian needs.

india Updated: Aug 22, 2006 10:23 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
None
Hindustantimes
         

US President George W Bush on Monday made up to $13.5 million available to help Lebanon cope with urgent humanitarian needs such as refugee assistance, the White House said.

"It is important to the national interest that up to $13.5 million be made available from the US Emergency Refugee and Migration Assistance Fund to meet unexpected urgent humanitarian needs related to the conflict in Lebanon," he said in a memorandum to US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

First Published: Aug 22, 2006 05:54 IST

top news