Daily Archives: August 6, 2017

ERC distributes 1,000 food baskets in Azzan, Yemen

SHABWA — The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, on Monday distributed 1,000 food baskets to people in need of assistance in Azzan district of the Yemeni governorate of Shabwa.

Mohammed Al Muhairi, Head of the ERC team in Shabwa, said the …

Yemeni patients with renal failure get ERC’s assistance

SHABWA,Yemen — The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, on Monday, distributed food assistance to poor patients with kidney failure in Azzan of Mayfa’a District in the Yemeni Governorate of Shabwa.

Mohammed Al Muhairi, Head of the ERC team in Shabwa, said …

Yemeni Prime Minister launches second stage of ERC campaign to provide homes for residents of Al Mocha

AL MOCHA — Dr. Ahmed Obaid bin Daghr, Prime Minister of Yemen, today launched the second stage of a campaign funded by the Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, to provide homes for residents of Al Mocha, as part of the UAE’s …

UN Security Council imposes new N.Korea sanctions over intercontinental ballistic missile tests

NEW YORK — The United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian state’s $3 billion annual export revenue over Pyongyang’s two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July.

The …

OIC calls on Iran to be clearer about investigations into attacks on Saudi diplomatic missions

JEDDAH — The General Secretariat of the Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has expressed its hope that Iran will be clearer and more cooperative about the investigations it has undertaken on attacks on the Saudi Embassy in Tehran and …

President Khalifa declares 2018 the “Year of Zayed”, marking 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed

ABU DHABI — His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, has declared 2018 the “Year of Zayed” in the United Arab Emirates.

The year 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of the …