1999 News Story

Kingdom Celebrates World Health Day

Saudi Arabia yesterday celebrated World Health Day, which this year has the theme 'Guaranteeing Health to Active Seniors'. Speaking at a press conference at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Riyadh, President of Youth Welfare Prince Faisal Ibn Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz praised the concern shown by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz for the Muslims in Kosovo. He added that last year, the Kingdom sent to the Muslims in Bosnia-Herzegovina a total, in cash and in kind, of SR 35 million (U.S. $ 9.3 million).