$1.2b needed to assist around 2.7m in Gaza and Occupied West Bank - UN

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GAZA — On Friday, the UN initiated an emergency aid appeal, aiming to raise $1.2 billion to assist around 2.7 million individuals in Gaza and the Occupied West Bank.اضافة اعلان

"The estimated cost of addressing the needs of 2.7 million people, including the entire population of Gaza and 500,000 in the occupied West Bank, amounts to $1.2 billion," as stated by the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

Previously, on October 12, OCHA had initially requested $294 million in aid to support nearly 1.3 million people.

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