EC announces opening of maritime humanitarian corridor from Cyprus to Palestine

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The European Commission (EC) announced the opening of a maritime humanitarian corridor from Cyprus to Palestine, EC President Ursula von der Leyen said at a press conference during her visit to Cyprus, according to Report.

“We are launching the Cyprus maritime corridor to deliver aid to Gaza with the support of the United States and the United Arab Emirates. Europe has allocated €250 million in humanitarian aid this year alone, but the key challenge is getting this aid to Gaza,” she said.