6th batch of Saudi medical aid arrives at Arish Airport

May 4, 2013

In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to provide aid for Gaza Strip hospitals, a sixth batch of Saudi medical assistance arrived at Arish Airport in Egypt today. The delivery was received by officials from the Saudi, Egyptian and Palestinian Ministries of Health. In a statement, an Egyptian Health Ministry official, Dr. Tarek Khater, said that the 11 tons of medicines and medical supplies will be transported to Rafah Land Port, and then distributed to Palestinian hospitals in Gaza.