Projectile fired from Yemen injures 3 in Saudi Arabia

NAJRAN, 22nd August 2016 (WAM)— Three residents of the southern Saudi city of Najran were injured today by a military projectile fired from Yemeni territory, the state Saudi Press Agency reported Tuesday.

ERC continues aid distribution in Yemen’s Hadramout

HADRAMOUT, 21st August 2016 (WAM) – The Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC) has stepped up its campaign to distribute humanitarian aid to the people of Yemen.

ERC sends food assistance to Yemeni cities

ABU DHABI, 21st August 2016 (WAM) – The Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC) has sent two convoys carrying humanitarian aid to the cities of Lawdar and Mudiyah in the Yemeni province of Abyan.

ERC honours UAE embassy in Khartoum

KHARTOUM, 21st August 2016 (WAM) – Members of a delegation from Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC), currently on a visit to Sudan, have expressed their appreciation for the very large efforts made by the UAE embassy in Khartoum to assist their mission of providing humanitarian assistance to those people affected by floods in Sudan.

Saudi FM, Russian presidential envoy meet in Jeddah

JEDDAH, 21st August 2016 (WAM) — Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa Mikhail Bogdanov have discussed issues of mutual concern for their two countries.

Bahrain, KFAED ink financing agreements

MANAMA, 23rd August, 2016 (WAM) — Two financing agreements, with a value of more than US$ 1 billion, were signed on Tuesday between the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED).