Turkish organizations in Switzerland continue to send aid


Turkish non-governmental organizations operating in Switzerland continue to send the aid they collect to those affected by the Kahramanmaraş earthquake, which affected 10 other Turkish states.

Turkish organizations in Zurich and Basel sent aid to the earthquake-affected areas via Turkish Airlines cargo planes, in coordination with the Ankara Embassy in Bern and the Consulate General in Zurich.

He added that the aid included a list of urgent needs such as tents, electric generators, heaters, thermal blankets and sleeping bags, with a total volume of about 172 tons and was sent via three cargo planes.


In Greece, the fundraising campaigns launched by the Greek people for the relief of the earthquake victims in Turkey continue.

According to Greek state television, the Attica region and the Scouts of Lesbos have collected around 200 relief parcels to send to earthquake victims in Turkey.

Relief materials were sent by ship from the port of Lesbos to the port of Ayvalık, where they were handed over to the Turkish authorities for distribution to those affected by the earthquake.