Fourth Saudi Relief Plane Arrives in Beirut to Help Victims of Beirut's Port Explosion

Sunday 1441/12/19 - 2020/08/09
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Beirut, August 09, 2020, SPA -- In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the fourth Saudi relief airlift plane arrived today in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, within the Saudi airlift operated by King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) to help victims of Beirut's Port explosion.
The plane carried 90 tons of emergency aid, including medicines, burn treatment devices, intravenous fluids, masks, gloves, sanitizers and surgical sutures. The aid also included food baskets, flour, dates, in addition to shelter materials.
The total amount of medical, food and shelter materials has reached 290 tons with this plane since the launching of the Saudi relief airlift.
This aid comes as an extension of exerted efforts by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to provide humanitarian and relief assistance to victims of Beirut's Port explosion to help them overcome the effects of the explosion.
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13:07 LOCAL TIME 10:07 GMT
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