ERC distributes relief aid to residents in Abyan, Yemen

ABYAN, 30th November, 2017 (WAM) -- The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, on Wednesday distributed relief aid, including 4,000 food baskets, to residents of Al Mahfad city in Abyan governorate in Yemen, within the framework of UAE's continuous support to Yemeni people, as per the directives of the wise leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

The move is part of ERC's ongoing efforts to rescue unprivileged citizens, especially in regions facing military actions such as Al Mahfad city, which witnessed a security operation against terrorists.

The beneficiaries thanked the UAE and its leadership, which continue to support them in all areas, under the difficult circumstances faced by the country due to the coup.