Moms, children and elderly benefit from Saudi aid campaign in Yemen

Updated 10 July 2016
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Moms, children and elderly benefit from Saudi aid campaign in Yemen

RIYADH: King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Work has managed to implement a package of humanitarian support including mothers, children, pregnant women and elderly men in Yemen through programs funded by the center and carried out by the World Health Organization with health partners in Yemen.
As many as 3,825,000 women and 3,675,000 men benefited from these programs.
In collaboration with health partners in Yemen, WHO carried out two national campaigns including anti-measles and rubella vaccination for males and children who are below the age of 5, benefiting about 2,321,319 boys and about 2,416,066 girls to reach the total target for this phase 4,737,386 boys and girls.


Al-Jubeir meets UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt

Updated 26 April 2019
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Al-Jubeir meets UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt

LONDON: Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir met the British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt at the British Foreign Office in London on Thursday.

The two sides held talks during which they reviewed bilateral relations between the two countries and regional and international developments.

The meeting was attended by the Kingdom’s Ambassador to Yemen Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Jaber.

Al-Jubeir also met with Minister of State for the Middle East Alistair Burt and a number of UK Parliament members at the Saudi Embassy in London.

Earlier, Hunt highlighted the strategic partnership between Britain and Saudi Arabia and said that it would help British efforts to end the war in Yemen. “The strategic relationship that the UK has with Saudi Arabia is what allows us to have a huge influence in bringing about peace in Yemen,” he said.