UAE medical shipment arrives in Aden

English - Wednesday 02 January 2019 الساعة 05:02 pm
Aden –

A pharmaceutical aid shipment arrived in Aden port city. The shipment is provided by Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation for Humanitarian Action arrived in Tuesday morning.

The shipment includes 250,000 kg / 25 tons of medicines, said Dr. Suad Maisari, director of the Medical Supply Center.

The Minister of Public Health and Population, Dr. Nasser Baoum, said that the shipment of UAE medicines will be sent to health centers in al-Hodeida province.

The Minister commended the leadership of the United Arab Emirates for its humanitarian, relief and development efforts in Yemen.

Mohammed al-Junaibi, director of humanitarian aid for the UAE, said the shipment will contribute to alleviate the suffering of Yemenis in the liberated provinces.