KHARTOUM, 5th June, 2016 (WAM) — The UAE Embassy in Khartoum has distributed the dates received as donation from President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

The donated stuff included 58 tonnes of the best dates provided to beneficiaries in Sudan on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan. Some 600,000 people will benefit from the gesture in Sudan.

The UAE Ambassador to Sudan, Hamad Mohammed Al Junaibi, confirmed that President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan sends this donation every year to mark the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan as part of his commitment to sustaining values of compassion.

Beneficiaries expressed their thanks and appreciation for the wise leadership of the UAE and its people for their generous annual donations.

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