In response to an appeal from the International Committee of the Red Cross, Australia will provide $1 million to communities adversely affected by civil conflict in the Kyrgyz Republic.
Australia remains concerned about the volatile situation in the Kyrgyz Republic and calls on the interim government to restore law and order in accordance with democratic principles.
Australia supports internationally coordinated efforts to assist the Kyrgyz Republic.
Australian funds will enable the International Committee of the Red Cross to provide emergency supplies.
Australia will provide a …