People across the north west have been urged to support the Trocaire Christmas appeal to help humanitarian efforts in Palestine. Sinn Féin Councillor Colly Kelly has urged people across Derry ,Donegal and Tyrone to purchase humanitarian gift cards, with the money spent here being distributed to those Irish charities working on the ground in Palestine. Efforts are ongoing to help the tens of thousands affected by the ongoing humanitarian crisis there, and to get food, water and urgent medical supplies to local people. Colr. Colly Kelly said: “A lot of what goes on in Palestine on a daily basis has been ignored by much of the world’s media. So it’s very important that we support charities that are in there doing much needed work on the ground. “One of Trocaire 2016 gifts for just £4 is buying an Olive tree.
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