2005 News Story

Saudi relief planes continue to arrive in Pakistan

More Saudi relief planes have arrived in Pakistan, in line with a directive by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to provide aid to victims of the October 8 earthquake. The latest plane, the 14th, arrived in Pakistan today carrying 72 tons of tents and other relief supplies. Also today, a Royal Saudi Air Force cargo plane arrived carrying 11 tons of medicine, other relief supplies and special iftar meals for the Saudi field hospital in Mansehra.