Sacrificial meat to be distributed to needy Syrians and Somalis

January 15, 2013

The Saudi National Campaign for the Relief of Syrian Refugees today received 9,000 frozen carcasses of sacrificial meat, which will be distributed to Syrian refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey. The distribution, which will provide 3,000 carcasses to each country, will take place in coordination with the Saudi Project for the Utilization of Hajj Meat, which is being managed by the Islamic Development Bank Group.

Meanwhile, the Saudi National Campaign for the Relief of the Somali People has received 10,000 frozen carcasses of sacrificial meat, which will be distributed to beneficiaries in Somalia.