Khalifa Foundation delivers 20,000 food baskets in Yemen

Report
from Emirates News Agency
Published on 20 Mar 2013 View Original

Sana'a: The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has launched the 5th phase of distribution of food assistance to the poor and needy people as part of the UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's Dh 500 million food aid for Yemeni people.

The Foundation said nearly 20,000 needy families would receive the food parcels.

For their part, the beneficiaries expressed their thanks and gratitude for the UAE leader for his generous support, which they said, would help them to overcome the dire economic situation in the country.

Imam of the mosque Mafouz Ould Ibrahim expressed gratitude for the UAE's generous donation to the mosque. – Emirates News Agency, WAM