Burma Cyclone


Latest News: US increases its aid from $3 million to $16.25 million by lamivo
May 14, 2008, 4:47 am
Filed under: International Response, Latest News | Tags: , ,

From AFP:

WASHINGTON (AFP) – The White House said Monday it was extending an extra 13 million dollars in aid for cyclone-hit Myanmar as the first US flight of emergency supplies landed in the country.

“We are prepared to provide an additional 13 million dollars in food and logistical assistance to the United Nations World Food Program for the relief operations in Burma,” White House spokeswoman Dana Perino said.

Read the entire article here.

– Lam

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