2003 News Story

Kingdom's humanitarian aid to Iraqi people continues

The Saudi Committee for Relief of the Iraqi People today distributed three more trucks from the convoy of sixteen, to the provinces of Samawah, Diwanya, and Widyala. The trucks are carrying drinking water as well as food. The distribution is supervised by the Saudi and Iraqi Red Crescent Societies.

Meanwhile, seven more wounded Iraqis were flown to the Kingdom in the medical evacuation plane from the Saudi field hospital in Baghdad, and transferred to the intensive care units of local hospitals.