Saudi Arabia’s relief center continues work to alleviate Yemeni, Syrian suffering

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Mobile nutrition clinics of KSRelief continue to provide treatment services. (SPA)
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The center has started training courses for students. (SPA)
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The center has started training courses for students. (SPA)
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Mobile nutrition clinics of KSRelief continue to provide treatment services. (SPA)
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The center has started training courses for students. (SPA)
Updated 30 October 2019

Saudi Arabia’s relief center continues work to alleviate Yemeni, Syrian suffering

  • KSRelief implemented a water and sanitation program that preserves the lives of families in Al-Khawkhah in Hodeidah, benefiting 34,614 people

AMMAN: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) is carrying out several humanitarian projects in Jordan, Syria and Yemen, which includes provision of food, health care, computer training and environmental protection.
The center has started a computer training course for students at Zaatari Syrian Refugee Camp in Jordan, through the Saudi Center for Community Service.
The course aims to equip students with the basic skills of using computers.
Meanwhile, the center distributed, in cooperation with the Benevolence Coalition for Humanitarian Relief, 135 food baskets in Haradh district, Yemen, benefiting 810 people.
This comes within the framework of the humanitarian and relief projects provided by Saudi Arabia, represented by the KSRelief, to the Yemeni people.
Mobile nutrition clinics of KSRelief continue to provide treatment services in Sana’a governorate, in partnership with the Tiba Development Foundation. The total number of medical nutrition clinic beneficiaries thus far has reached 1,511. 
The center also implemented a water and sanitation program that preserves the lives of families in Al-Khawkhah in Hodeidah, benefiting 34,614 people.
KSRelief General Supervisor Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah said the Kingdom was keen to protect the Yemeni people and achieve security and stability in the country. He said that Riyadh did not discriminate between Yemeni groups, sects and regions, and provided assistance without bias.
Saudi Arabia’s humanitarian efforts exerted through KSRelief have reached 45 countries to date, through 1,062 projects, most allocated to Yemen.
The total Saudi assistance to Yemen since May 2015 amounted to $16 billion in humanitarian and development aid,  in addition to supporting refugees, providing funds to Yemen’s central bank and supporting the Yemeni economy. 


Saudi Arabia urges US to remove Sudan from state sponsors of terrorism list

Updated 28 min 34 sec ago

Saudi Arabia urges US to remove Sudan from state sponsors of terrorism list

  • Qattan met with the US special envoy to Sudan Donald Booth in Riyadh and expressed Saudi Arabia’s support for the safety, stability, and people of Sudan

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Minister of State for African Affairs Ahmed bin Abdul Aziz Qattan urged the US on Wednesday to remove Sudan from its state sponsors of terrorism list.
Qattan met with the US special envoy to Sudan Donald Booth in Riyadh and expressed Saudi Arabia’s support for the safety, stability, and people of Sudan.
He also stressed the necessity for the international community to coordinate and cooperate in order to prevent any obstructions to the transitional period and its aims.