Saudi food assistance arrives in Dushanbe

July 24, 2011

A consignment of Saudi humanitarian assistance, including dates and foodstuffs weighing 200 tons, arrived Saturday evening at Dushanbe Airport. In accordance with a royal order issued by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the aid was given as a gift from the Kingdom to the people Tajikistan on the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan. Upon arrival, the delivery was received by Saudi Ambassador to Tajikistan Dr. Bandar Mohammad Jamil, members of the Saudi Embassy staff and other officials.