A plane carrying around 38 tons of flour provided by the World Food Programme (WFP) arrived in Qamishli International Airport in Hasaka province on Tuesday.
Director of the WFP office, Afra Noah, said that the plane's contents will be distributed among affected families in the province in cooperation with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and societies registered at the Social Affairs Department, and in coordination with the local relief subcommittee.
Noah said that 390 tons of food supplies are scheduled to arrive as part of the second air bridge which will continue until 27 February.
Since the beginning of February, 18 planes carrying aid from the WFP arrived in Qamishli Airport.
Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer