Saudi Arabia announces 18 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 18 more COVID-19 deaths
Saudi Arabia announced 18 deaths from COVID-19 and 374 new infections on Sunday. (File/SPA)
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Updated 01 November 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 18 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 18 more COVID-19 deaths
  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 334,236
  • A total of 5,420 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 18 deaths from COVID-19 and 374 new infections on Sunday.
Of the new cases, 85 were recorded in Madinah, 48 in Riyadh, 32 in Yanbu, 17 in Makkah, 13 in Jeddah and 13 in Hail.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 334,236 after 394 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,420 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.


Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
Updated 17 January 2021

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
  • Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces
  • Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion

DUBAI: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed more than 35 tons of food aid to people in Yemen’s Marib province, state news agency SPA reported.
Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces, helping thousands of families.
It also continued to ensure basic health services in public schools and fight malnutrition among students and educational staff in Yemen’s Aden governorate.
Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion. The countries that have benefited most from its work are Yemen ($3 billion), Palestine ($360 million), Syria ($296 million), and Somalia ($192 million).