KSRelief continues its aid work in Yemen

KSRelief distributed food baskets to the displaced people in Yemen. (SPA)
Updated 28 August 2018
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KSRelief continues its aid work in Yemen

RIYADH: King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) sent 14 trucks of relief aid goods through Wadiah border to Yemen on Monday.
The aid was aimed for Aden en route to Hodeidah governorate.
The convoy included 10,000 food baskets provided by the Kuwait Red Crescent Society in cooperation with KSRelief in preparation for distributing them to the needy in the region.
The initiative comes within the framework of humanitarian and relief assistance provided for Yemen through the Gulf Aid Coordination Office.
Meanwhile, Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, adviser to the Royal Court and general supervisor of KSRelief, urged the center’s staff to exert further efforts to assume the proper status among international relief and humanitarian organizations, and to be a pioneer in its field in line with the directives of the Saudi leadership.
Al-Rabeeah looked forward to starting a new phase of integrated humanitarian and relief works to enhance the image of the Kingdom in this field. On Sunday, KSRelief distributed food baskets to the displaced people in Yemen’s Al-Khokha district.


Saudi envoy highlights Coalition’s support of humanitarian operations in Yemen

Updated 21 September 2018
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Saudi envoy highlights Coalition’s support of humanitarian operations in Yemen

  • UN official briefd on the plans and projects of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen

JEDDAH: Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Jaber, Saudi ambassador to Yemen and executive director of the “Isnad” Center for Comprehensive Humanitarian Operations in Yemen, met on Thursday with UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths.

During the meeting, Al-Jaber highlighted Saudi Arabia and the coalition states’ support of humanitarian operations in Yemen in light of violations committed by the Houthi militias.

He also briefed the UN official on the plans and projects of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen, affirming its support in accordance with three references (Gulf Initiative and its executive mechanism, outputs of the national dialogue and Security Council Resolution 2216).

Griffiths highlighted his efforts with the Iran-backed Houthi militias to return to the negotiating table.

Earlier, Yemeni Vice President Ali Mohsin Saleh met with Griffiths. They discussed the latest developments in the Yemeni arena and efforts for peace there.