Saudi disaster aid arrives in Burkina Faso

October 26, 2009

In line with the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to provide assistance to the victims of a torrential rainfall, a Saudi relief plane arrived in Burkina Faso last night carrying 96 ton of relief supplies, including tents, blankets and foodstuffs. King Abdullah has ordered that a total of 180 tons of aid be delivered to Burkina Faso.