Berbera,18th Nov. 2002(WAM),
The red Crescent Authority of the United Arab Emirates is continuing to send relief assistance to the Northern part of Somalia .
A relief plane recently landed in the town of Berbera, North of Somalia , from where relief items were distributed to various places . The relief assistance were distributed, in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior of the Transitional National Government of Somalia, to the hospitals ,orphanages and other affected areas of Hargeisa, Burao and Berebera.
“ The campain is in line with the directives of President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Zayid Bin Suldan Al-Nahyan to offer urgent humanitarian assistance to the needy people of Somalia “ said Mr. Ali Al-Maloud, the director of projects of the UAE Red Crescent Authority .