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Prime Minister meets MSF's Int'l president

Prime Minister meets MSF's Int'l president

[20/December/2016]



SANAA, Dec.20 (Saba) – Prime Minister Abdul Aziz bin Habtoor met here with visiting International President of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Dr. Joanne Liu.

The meeting took place on Monday, during which the officials reviewed humanitarian cooperation between Yemen and the MSF and means to expand health cooperation to cover all the Yemeni provinces, including desert and coastal areas.

The officials also discussed medical challenges face Yemen under the aggression and all-out blockage imposed by Saudi-led coalition aggression.

The prime minister expressed high appreciation to the MSF's humanitarian voluntary activities to help the Yemeni people in general.

Bin Habtoor also stressed on the importance of enhancing the cooperation between the government and the Health Ministry with the MSF to develop the health services and medical sector across the country.

Meanwhile, Dr. Joanne Liu showed full voluntary commitment to stand by the Yemeni people in this difficult time and promised that the MSF will expand health services to cover all Yemeni governorate.


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