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First Medical, Food Convoy Arrives in Deir-ez-Zor City

State media says 30 trucks carrying medical aid and food arrived in the eastern city after the Syrian army broke a three-year siege
First Medical, Food Convoy Arrives in Deir-ez-Zor City

A convoy of 30 trucks carrying food, medical and school supplies arrived in the city of Deir-ez-Zor on Thursday after the Syrian army broke the Islamic State-imposed siege on the city.

SANA’s reporter in Deir-ez-Zor said that the convoy, which arrived in the Regiment 137 district in the southwest of the city, included thousands of health, food and medical packages, in addition to books, stationery and other school supplies.

Deir-ez-Zor Governor Mohamad Ibrahim Samra said that the distribution of supplies to all citizens will start from Friday.

This article was edited by The Syrian Observer. Responsibility for the information and views set out in this article lies entirely with the author.

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