Azerbaijan extends aid to Haiti

Fri 22 January 2010 14:22 GMT | 19:22 Local Time

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Azerbaijan has decided to allocate assistance at $500,000 to earthquake-hit Haiti, according to spokesman for country's foreign ministry.

"The funds will be transferred to the special account of the United States for provision of aid to Haiti", Elkhan Polukhov said.

He noted that necessary internal procedures connected with the decision to provide assistance and instructing the relevant structures about the issue of the transfer are currently underway.


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