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Concern for Kosovo continues

Yesterday, a Saudi relief plane left Riyadh for Kosovo, carrying 12 tons of medical supplies provided by the Joint Saudi Committee for the Relief of Kosovo and Chechnya in coordination with the World Health Organization.

A total of 20 national companies and establishments cooperated in providing this relief aid, which will be distributed among medical centers and public hospitals in Kosovo.

Meanwhile, it was reported today that Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Dr. Ali Ibn Ibrahim Al-Namlah plans to visit Kosovo on May 16 to inaugurate several projects there. He will be accompanied by a delegation comprising representatives from the Saudi Development Fund and the Islamic Development Bank, as well as a number of businessmen and the media.