2005 News Story

Saudi relief planes continue to arrive in Pakistan

More Saudi relief planes have arrived in Pakistan, in line with a directive by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to provide aid to victims of the October 8 earthquake. The latest plane, the tenth, arrived in Pakistan today carrying 70 tons of tents, foodstuffs and other relief supplies. Also today, a Saudi cargo plane carrying 12 tons of medical supplies arrived in Pakistan for the Saudi field hospital in Mansehra.