2006 News Story

Kingdom provides humanitarian aid to Djibouti, Pakistan

Saudi Arabia has provided the drought-stricken African nation of Djibouti with urgent humanitarian assistance. Saudi Chargé d’Affaires Abdulaziz Al-Eifan turned over 100 tons of dates to the national office for the assistance of refugees in Djibouti.

The Kingdom today also gifted 300 tons of dates to Pakistan. The dates will be distributed to people affected by last October’s earthquake.