2006 News Story

Fifth Saudi relief plane dispatched to Indonesia

Saudi humanitarian relief for quake-stricken Indonesia remains ongoing, in line with directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz. A fifth Saudi relief plane was dispatched today carrying 70 tons of foodstuffs, tents and medical supplies.

Immediately after the May 27 earthquake, King Abdullah extended $5 million in urgent financial assistance to Indonesia.