HRH Crown Prince Announces $400 Million in Humanitarian Aid To Ukraine During Call with President Zelenskyy
October 15, 2022
His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, made a phone call today to President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
HE President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine, expressed, in the beginning of the phone call, his congratulations to HRH the Crown Prince for his appointment as the Prime Minister of the Kingdom, and expressed his thanks and appreciation to the Kingdom for its vote for the UNGA resolution.
HRH the Crown Prince stressed that the Kingdom's vote for the resolution emanates from its commitment to the deep rooted principles in the UN charter and international law, and its commitment to the respect of state sovereignty and the principles of good neighborliness, and resolving conflicts by peaceful means.
The President of Ukraine expressed his thanks and appreciation for HRH's readiness to continue his mediation efforts aiming for the resolution of the crisis.
The president also expressed his thanks and appreciation to HRH for the Saudi leadership's decision to offer an additional humanitarian aid package for Ukraine in the amount of (400 million dollrs) which will contribute to aleviating the suffering of Ukrainian citizens at the wake of the crisis. HE emphasized that these humanitarian aid initiatives are evidence of HRH the Crown Prince's keenness to alleviate the human suffering of the Ukrainian people, which they will never forget and which proves the Kingdom's friendship to Ukraine.
HRH emphasized that the Kingdom's position of supporting everything that will contribute to de-escalation, and the Kingdom's readiness to continue the efforts of mediation.