2005 Public Statement

Saudi aid to tsunami victims in southern Asia
The Saudi Arabian Information Office in Washington DC has issued the following statement concerning the Kingdom’s assistance to victims of the earthquake and tsunami that afflicted a number of countries in southern Asia in December 2004:

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has made extensive contributions towards alleviating the suffering of the people and countries in the southern part of Asia afflicted by the December 2004 earthquake and tsunami. Saudi Arabia continues to follow the situation closely to determine what further assistance it can provide, and is working with UN agencies to determine how best to proceed in order to help the survivors of this grave human tragedy rebuild their lives over the long term.