Saudi Arabia’s aid agency continues humanitarian projects in Yemen

KSRelief emergency nutrition clinics continued to provide treatment services in the Khokha district of Hodeidah governorate. (SPA)
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Updated 06 January 2020

Saudi Arabia’s aid agency continues humanitarian projects in Yemen

  • KSRelief continued implementing a water and environmental sanitation project in Al-Khokha directorate, Hodeidah

MUKALLA: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) continues to carry out various humanitarian projects across Yemen.
KSRelief concluded its voluntary medical campaign for open-heart surgeries on children in Mukalla, Hadhramaut governorate.
The volunteer medical team conducted 103 operations, including 23 open-heart surgeries and 80 catheterizations, the Saudi Press Agency reported.
KSRelief emergency nutrition clinics continued to provide treatment services in the Khokha district of Hodeidah governorate, in partnership with the Taybah Foundation for Development. During the past month, the clinics treated a total of 18,771 beneficiaries.
Meanwhile, KSRelief, in cooperation with the Charity Coalition for Humanitarian Relief, has distributed shelter materials — including 12 tents, 40 blankets and 20 rugs — in Yemen’s Al-Mahra governorate, benefiting 75 students.
KSRelief also continued implementing a water and environmental sanitation project in Al-Khokha directorate, Hodeidah. 

 


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

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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.