2000 News Story

IIRO launches campaign to assist Palestinians

The International Islamic Relief Organization has provided SR 2 million [U.S. $ 0.5 million] as a first

installment to help the Palestinian people in their present ordeal. The organization's Secretary-General Dr.

Adnan bin Khalil Basha called for the provision of all possible assistance, specifically $1,000 for the family

of each martyr, $500 for the family of each injured person, $25,000 dollars to support each hospital in

Al-Quds and the West Bank, $35,000 for the purchase of an ambulance for the Holy Mosque in Al-Quds,

$100,000 to equip an emergency room in the mosque's clinic, and $70,000 to establish a fire-fighting

center in the mosque. For those wishing to participate in this charitable work, an account has been set up

in the Alrajhi Bank.