2007 News Story

Fifth relief plane concludes the Saudi airlift to Mauritania

Saudi Arabia concluded its airlift to Mauritania yesterday. A total of five Saudi planes delivered 350 tons of relief aid to the flood-stricken African country, including foodstuffs, tents, blankets, carpets and medical supplies.

The Kingdom has also granted $20 million in urgent aid to Mauritania to provide immediate relief to flood victims.