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Aid Group Halts Operations in Gaza After Israeli Strike Kills 7 Staff

International aid charity World Central Kitchen (WCK) is suspending its operations in Gaza following the death of seven of its workers in an Israeli air strike. The charity said those killed were part of an aid convoy that was leaving...

First Aid Ship for Gaza Sets Off from Cyprus

A ship taking almost 200 tons of food to Gaza left a port in Cyprus early on Tuesday, in a pilot project to open a new sea route of aid to a population on the brink of famine. The charity...

Besieged Christians in Gaza’s Greek Orthodox Church Receive Christmas Aid

Christians sheltering in the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Porphyrius in northern Gaza received food and humanitarian aid on Christmas Eve from the Air Force of Jordan. A plane parachuted the supplies to the people stranded in the Church as...

UN Appeals for $1 Billion to Help Earthquake Survivors in Turkey

The UN launched an appeal for $1 billion to help the victims of the catastrophic earthquake in Turkey that killed thousands of people and left millions more in desperate need of aid. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a statement...

Greece Sends Additional Humanitarian Aid to Armenia

Greece sent a massive planeload of humanitarian aid to Armenia destined for the victims of the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) on Saturday. Organizations such as the Armenian Blue Cross of Greece, the Armenian Charity Cross, and the Armenian Relief...

Greece Sends New Shipment of Aid to Lebanon

The Greek warship "Ikaria" carrying food, construction materials and medical supplies left for Lebanon on Monday. Over 500 pallets with hundreds of tonnes of products from no fewer than 60 Greek enterprises were collected within the last 15 days. This is...

Greece Shows Solidarity to Suffering Lebanon with Shipment of Food, Medical Supplies

Greece has vowed to continue its support for the Lebanese people who are struggling to return to normalcy following the deadly explosion in Beirut earlier in August. Authorities in Athens announced recently that they are sending a Greek Navy vessel...

French President Macron Tours Beirut Devastation, Promises Support

Search teams from around the world pulled four more bodies from the rubble of Tuesday's gigantic explosion in the port area of Beirut, bringing the death toll to nearly 150, according to a report from the Associated Press. Thousands more are...

HOME Project Gets €4 Million Grant from IKEA Foundation

The HOME Project, a non-profit humanitarian organization founded in December 2016 to provide security to refugee and migrant children who arrive alone in Greece, received a 4-million-euros grant from the IKEA Foundation. The newly-received funds will help the organization provide over...

Greek Community of Toronto To Give Welcome Celebration for New Migrants

The Greek community of Toronto will play host for recently arrived Greek immigrants on May 3 at 6:30pm. The purpose of the meeting, titled "Aid," is to welcome Greeks migrating to Canada due to the financial crisis, and to inform them about...