2000 News Story

Financial assistance given to families of Palestinian victims

The Saudi Committee for Support of the Al-Quds Intifada, under the leadership of Interior Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz, has been carrying out its mission of distributing financial assistance to the families of Palestinians killed or injured in the recent violence. A sum of SR 20,000 [U.S. $ 5,333] is being given to the family of each martyr, and SR 15,000 [U.S. $ 4,000] to each Palestinian receiving medical treatment in Saudi hospitals.