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Emigration Ministry Keen On Providing Better Life To Citizens In GovernoratesIsraeli airstrikes kill one, injure several in southern Lebanon

Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Soha Gendy has asserted her ministry’s keenness on providing better life to the citizens in the most needy villages in the governorates involved in illegal migration.

This comes within the framework of the initiatives of “Life Saving Boats” and “Decent Life”, she said.

Gendy’s remarks came during a meeting with professor of laparoscopic and oncology surgeries at Cairo University Hany Mouris to discuss cooperation in presenting medical services to the most needy villages and governorates to limit the illegal migration phenomenon in 14 different governorates, a statement of the Ministry of Emigration said on Wednesday 20/3/2024.

Meanwhile, Mouris expressed full readiness to cooperate with the ministry to treat the residents of the most needy villages and tour the poorest countries in Africa to assert Egypt’s support to the African brethren in cooperation with the institutions of the civil community.

Source: State Information Service Egypt

Beirut: Israeli warplanes Wednesday killed at least one and injured several others in a strike on the Qantara town in southern Lebanon.

A Lebanese security official told the Petra correspondent in Beirut, “After the killing of the citizen in the first raid, Israeli warplanes renewed their targeting of the town and the site itself to prevent ambulance teams from approaching.”

Source: Jordan News Agency