The City of Ryde Council has contributed $2,500 to the Armenian-Australians #BachigsForBeirut fundraiser, the Armenian National Committee of Australia reports.

A motion was moved by Councillor Sarkis Yedelian and passed unanimously.

It acknowledged Lebanese suffering since the tragic Beirut Blast and committed $10,000 in assistance, from which $2,500 would go to the fundraiser supporting the Armenian community of Lebanon.

ANC Australia thanked all Councillors for their support during this crucial time for Lebanese-.

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