2005 News Story

Saudi relief plane arrives in Batam

A Saudi relief plane arrived in Batam, Indonesia today carrying 75 tons of relief supplies.  Sami Al-Hareth, the representative of the Saudi Red Crescent Society, said the Saudi relief assistance includes tents, blankets and medical supplies in addition to power generators.  Al-Hareth said the relief assistance would be distributed in cooperation with the Indonesian Red Crescent Society.