Foundation funds Yemeni Haj pilgrims

The UAE Embassy in Sana’a has supervised the preparation of a number of Yemeni pilgrims to perform Haj at the expense of the Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation.

By (Wam)

Published: Tue 23 Oct 2012, 9:23 AM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 1:34 PM

The move is an annual gesture by the foundation through assistance from philanthropists to help Muslims in a number of countries.

The selected pilgrims are those who cannot afford the expense of Haj.

UAE Ambassador to Yemen Abdullah Matar Al Mazrouei hailed the pioneering role of the foundation in humanitarian and charitable issues. He also expressed best wishes for Yemeni pilgrims.

On their part, the pilgrims thanked the foundation for fulfilling their wishes. —

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