TUNIS, 9th June, 2016 (WAM)–The food parcels donated by the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Humanitarian Foundation and the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), have been distributed to the families of martyrs and those wounded during the Tunisian revolution and subsequent military and security operations in Tunisia.

The distribution was supervised by Salem Issa Qattam Al Zaabi, UAE Ambassador to Tunisia. The food aid packages included essential nutrients needed by Tunisian families during the holy month of Ramadan.

Ambassador Al Zaabi said the move comes within the context of relations between the two sisterly countries, and in line with the directives of the UAE leadership to provide support and assistance to friendly and sisterly countries, especially during the religious occasions.