Malaysia to donate US$2 million to Turkey, Syria

Malaysia will give US$2 million (RM8.6 million) to Turkey and Syria to help the victims of the strong earthquake that struck the two countries on Monday. 

Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim said the cabinet has agreed to a donation of US$1 million for the purpose, while the other US$1 million would come from the Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar.