(b) In the West Bank a food distribution had to be postponed in Azmout village/Nablus following a security incident where non beneficiaries tried to take over the partners’ truck to receive WFP food. This is the second incident of the sort and reflects the growing needs in the Northern West Bank.
(c) In Gaza, the Ministry of Social Affairs completed the distribution of July /August allocation to 24,170 Social Hardship Cases (SHC) out of the planned 80,181 for August. Under food for work activities, Community Housing and Finance (CHF) distributed the July and August allocation to 2,524 beneficiaries.
(d) In the West Bank, WFP and MSA completed the distribution of 300 tons of food to 9,365 beneficiaries. A further 480 beneficiaries received 6 tons WFP food commodities as part of an emergency distribution in Jericho and Jenin governorates.
(e) CRS distributed 140 tons of WFP food to 17,000 beneficiaries in Hebron as part of an emergency distribution. CHF completed emergency distributions of 285 tons of food to 28,086 beneficiaries in the Northern Area.