36 distressed OFWs repatriated from Lebanon

By Ariel Fernandez

Thirty six distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) were repatriated from Lebanon Saturday, January 25, arriving at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 via a Qatar Airway flight.

Photo by Ariel Fernandez/ MANILA BULLETIN Photo by Ariel Fernandez/ MANILA BULLETIN

The OFWs were welcomed and assisted by staff and personnel of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA).

The OWWA will be providing the repatriated OFWs assistance, including financial help and temporary accommodation while waiting for their trips back to their home provinces.