Qatar Will Contribute To Rebuilding Beirut

Qatar Tribune | @youhannazn

During the international donors’ conference in , the Emir of Qatar expressed its role in helping overcome this tragedy.

Qatar was quick to respond to ’s disaster with emergency aid by providing urgent medical support to in order to help ease the pressure off overpacked hospitals.

Only a day after the explosion, Qatar sent four planes carrying field hospitals, medical aid, and generators to

cannot overcome this painful circumstance on its own.”

The friendly-country has already supported with up to $50 million in aid. In the coming days, it will announce its contribution to the reconstruction of , according to Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

The global response has been massive. Over a dozen countries around the world have sent urgent support in medical aid, search and rescue teams, and more.

An emergency donor conference in the EU for has been able to raise roughly $298 million for humanitarian relief.

The sum will be “directly channeled to the people, to NGOs, to the teams in the field who need it, without any possible opacity or diversion,” according to the official statement.

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