2005 News Story

Crown Prince Abdullah orders aid for Iranian medical charity

Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Commander of the National Guard, has instructed a U.S.$10,000 contribution to Iran's Center of Intractable Diseases Charity in Bam.  Bam was struck by a 6.6-magnitude earthquake on December 26, 2003, killing more than 30,000 people and destroying most of the ancient historic city.