Fifth Saudi aid shipment departs Riyadh for Tunisia

March 3, 2012

In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the fifth Saudi relief plane loaded with more than 69 tons of foodstuffs, tents and blankets, left King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh today for Tunisia. The Airport's Coordinator of Relief Consignments, Walid bin Saad Al-Owais, said that 530 tons of relief materials have been sent to Tunisia in five consignments over the previous five days.