Kuwait Sends Relief to Yemen

Six truckloads of food, blankets and medicine are heading to conflict-stricken Sanaa, Yemen, Kuwait News Agency reports. Volunteers from the Kuwait Red Crescent Society accompanied the convoy to benefit the displaced people in northwest Yemen. In October 2009, the organization sent off 16 trucks carrying 320 tons of relief goods to Yemen.

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