ABYAN, 15th August, 2016 (WAM) – The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has provided the relief and shelter materials to the local authorities in the Abyan Governorate in Yemen, as part of its continued humanitarian efforts.

The assistance includes 1,500 food baskets, 750kg of dates and 300 tents.

The population in Abyan extended their thanks and appreciation to the UAE and its prudent leadership for the support that alleviate their daily suffering.

Other local officials in Abyan also expressed their appreciation to the ERC for its support, which covers all walks of life and sectors such as education and health, among others.