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The restoration of Indonesia sent millions of dollars

May 29 2006
05:45

The world community has begun to provide financial and humanitarian assistance to Indonesia, where the May 27 massive earthquake occurred.

Government of the United States, Canada and Australia have announced that the release of aid to the victims a total of $ 7 million.

EU, Britain and Malaysia have identified for the same purpose more than 12 million dollars, Kuwait - 4 million. His assistance is also offered a number of other countries and many international organizations, including UN and Red Cross.

UN Secretary General Kofi Annan said that Indonesia will be sent to the international team of rescuers. UNICEF sends back some 10,000 tents.

Of the Islamic Conference called on all Muslim countries to provide assistance to the victims, as 85% of Indonesian population are Muslims.

Recall that on May 27 on the Indonesian island of Java, an earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale. According to recent reports, has killed more than 4,600 people. The main impact of elements occurred in the city of Yogyakarta and Bantul.

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