Drive to combat human trafficking launched in Saudi Arabia

Awwad Al-Awwad. (SPA)
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Updated 28 July 2020

Drive to combat human trafficking launched in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: Awwad Al-Awwad, the president of the Saudi Human Rights Commission (HRC), on Monday, launched a campaign to mark World Day Against Trafficking in Persons.
He said global cooperation is required to eliminate this crime that constitutes a violation of human rights. Al-Awwad said the campaign has been launched at a time when the Kingdom has taken several initiatives to fight human trafficking.

 


Saudi Arabia announces 15 more COVID-19 deaths

Updated 25 October 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 15 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 331,330
  • A total of 5,296 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 15 deaths from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and 323 new infections on Sunday.
Of the new cases, 62 were recorded in Madinah, 41 in Riyadh, 29 in Yanbu, 24 in Makkah, 9 in Jeddah and 6 in Dammam.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 331,330 after 335 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,296 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.