Kingdom expresses great interest in welfare of Syrian refugees
May 24, 2016
Addressing the World Summit for Humanitarian Action held in Istanbul, Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir stressed that the Kingdom attaches great interest to Syrian refugees.
Minister Al-Jubeir added that since the beginning of the crisis, the Kingdom has been visited by as many as two million Syrians, pointing out that "there is no camp or tents dedicated for Syrian refugees, in the Kingdom, rather, they enjoy the same rights to health care, education and employment.”
The foreign minister indicated that the World Summit for humanitarian action is the first of its kind and it is an important step in the field of charitable and humanitarian work to serve mankind.