UAE dispatches aid convoy to Hadhramaut in Yemen

December 28, 2017 Off By Web Desk

Abu Dhabi, (UNA-OIC) – The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) recently dispatched a humanitarian aid convoy to the people of Al Suweiry in Tarim District of Hadhramaut in southern Yemen, WAM reported.

The convoy, which included a variety of food baskets, reflects the UAE’s specific policy towards Yemen and its support for the Yemeni people, to overcome the effects to their lives caused by the violations of the Houthi militias.

Abdul Aziz Al Jaberi, chairman of the ERC Team in Hadramaut, stated that the convoy distributed food baskets to local residents, as part of a humanitarian aid program and a series of campaigns targeting remote areas of the governorate.

The authority is continuing its efforts to improve the lives of local residents and provide them with their essential requirements, such as services and vital projects while reaching out with humanitarian aid to all needy people, he added.

The beneficiaries of the food aid expressed their happiness at the arrival of the convoy, which will ease their suffering caused by the tough economic conditions.

Source: International Islamic News Agency