Fri 25-05-2018 12:04 PM
ABYAN, Yemen, 25th May, 2018 (WAM) — The Emirates Red Crescent – the humanitarian arm of the UAE – on Wednesday began the distribution of Iftar meals in Zinjibar, capital of the Yemeni Governorate, Abyan. The meals are a donation from Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, wife of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah.
ERC teams distributed the meals to locals in mosques in Amoudia, an area where a large part of the population are displaced.
Local officials and beneficiaries expressed their thanks to the UAE’s leadership, government and people, as well as the ERC, for the timely donation which they said is helping many residents and displaced people cope during the Holy Month of Ramadan.