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UAE ambassador launches humanitarian projects in Yemen’s Socotra Island

UAE ambassador launches humanitarian projects in Yemen’s Socotra Island
2012-12-09 11:32:50

WAM Socotra, Dec 9th, 2012 (WAM) — UAE Ambassador to Yemen, Abdullah Matar Al Mazrouei has distributed school bags among students in Yemen’s island of Socotra under President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s AED 500 million grant.

The project is implemented by the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Humanitarian Foundation (KZHF).

Al Mazrouei was briefed on the project aimed at alleviating the sufferings of local population who are faced with dire conditions due to events witnessed by Yemen.

Meanwhile, the ambassador who was accompanied by Hadramout’s governor, Khaled Said el-Deeny, visited the site allotted for the construction of 109 housing units project for orphans, financed by a UAE national, Mahmoud Fateh Ali Al Khaja.

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