GCC meeting reviews broad aid plan for Yemen

Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) Deputy Chairman Anwar Al-Hasawi during the meeting
Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) Deputy Chairman Anwar Al-Hasawi during the meeting

RIYADH, March 7 (KUNA) — Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) humanitarian and relief organizations will convene in the Saudi capital Riyadh for a meeting on Monday, aimed at assessing the status of GCC aid to Yemen.
In a statement to KUNA, Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) Deputy Chairman Anwar Al-Hasawi, who is participating in the meeting, said the meeting has been called to review GCC humanitarian and relief organizations’ vision of a broad relief plan for Yemen, for the year 2016. Al-Hasawi highlighted the need of delivering humanitarian aid to the people of Yemen, underscoring the deteriorating humanitarian conditions in the war-torn Arab Peninsula nation.
The meeting comes as a prelude to an international conference on relief and humanitarian aid to Yemen, slated to take place in the Saudi capital at a later date. (end) ad.nam

GCC meeting reviews broad aid plan for Yemen
GCC meeting reviews broad aid plan for Yemen