Two Saudi relief planes carry aid to the Philippines

November 2, 2009

In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to provide aid to the victims of a recent hurricane in the northern Philippines, a Saudi relief plane arrived yesterday at Manila Airport. The plane was loaded with 100 tons of blankets, rugs, tents, and foodstuffs. A second plane followed today, departing Riyadh with 100 tons of additional relief supplies.