Arab Organization for Red Crescent and Cross headquarters dedicated in Riyadh

April 7, 2014

President of the Saudi Red Crescent Commission Prince Faisal bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz opened the new headquarters of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Organization (ARCO) in Riyadh today. Upon arrival at the venue in the Diplomatic Quarter of Riyadh, he was received by Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Hazza’a and other ARCO officials.

Addressing the opening ceremony, Dr. Al-Hazza’a praised the Kingdom for shouldering the full costs of the new SR 45 million [$12 million] building. He highlighted the importance of his organization’s missions, which he characterized as unifying Arab relief efforts and facilitating the provision of aid to the needy.