(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT, Feb 27 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) has launched a donation campaign for Syrians trapped in Eastern Ghouta after recent incidents in the area.
The campaign comes in solidarity with Syrians in the region who are experiencing hard conditions, KRCS Secretary General Maha Al-Barjas told KUNA Tuesday.
The society's cadres and volunteers have been mobilized to secure success for the aid drive, she added.
The KRCS has offered food aid to the Ghouta people over the past two days, in cooperation with the Turkish relief foundation, Al-Barjas said.
She added that humanitarian efforts would continue to support the afflicted people.
According to Al-Barjas, the KRCS is one of the "most capable" agencies to deliver humanitarian aid to the people in Ghouta thanks to the long and deep experience the society's cadres and staff enjoy.
She urged citizens and expats, and public and private institutions to take part in the four-day campaign at the KRCS's headquarters, to help alleviate sufferings of the Syrian people. (end) zak.msa