Kingdom provides Gaza hospitals with medical aid

April 24, 2013

Saudi Ambassador to Egypt Ahmad bin Abdulaziz Kattan has announced that, following the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, SR 10 million [$2.67 million] worth of medicine and medical supplies will be provided by Saudi Arabia to hospitals in the Gaza Strip. In a statement, Ambassador Kattan said that the aid will arrive in the city of Arish beginning next Monday aboard Saudi Royal Air Force planes. A delegation from the Ministry of Health will supervise the delivery at Rafah port.