| 27 May 2024, Monday |

Artificial Limbs Center, Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief aid 493 Yemenis in Marib in October

The Artificial Limbs Center in Yemen’s Marib and Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) have provided medical services and aid to 493 Yemenis who have lost limbs in the last month, according to the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

The joint initiative provided 1,503 services, including the fabrication and rehabilitation of artificial limbs for 245 patients in Yemen’s Marib Governorate. It also provided 248 Yemenis with limb delivery, measurement, and maintenance, as well as physical therapy sessions and specialized consultations.

According to SPA, this is a continuation of humanitarian projects offered by Saudi Arabia, represented by KSrelief, to improve Yemen’s health sector and alleviate Yemeni people’s suffering.

According to KSrelief, Saudi Arabia is the world’s largest donor of humanitarian aid to Yemen, having pledged $18 billion to the country over the last six years.

KSrelief is dedicated to coordinating and delivering international relief to communities in crisis.

Water supply in Hodeidah

According to SPA, the center also provides water and environmental sanitation in Yemen’s Hodeidah Governorate.

According to the press agency, KSrelief pumped 301,000 liters of water into tanks and 287,000 liters of water for domestic use, benefiting 8,400 people.

Yemen is the top beneficiary of Saudi Arabia and KSrelief, with the center completing 618 projects worth $3,908,955,384 in the country.

  • alarabiya