The UAE fifth medical aid plane sends to Colombia
The United Arab Emirates UAE fifth medical aid plane sent 13 tons of medical supplies to Colombia, containing urgent medical equipment, from which about 13,000 health care workers will benefit from them.
The UAE fifth medical aid plane sends to Colombia to combat corona
Salem Rashid Al Owais, the UAE ambassador to the Republic of Colombia said: “The United Arab Emirates UAE fifth medical aid plane to Colombia comes to enhance the capabilities of medical workers in Colombia to confront the pandemic.
The United Arab Emirates UAE fifth medical aid plane was flown, after the dispatch of 4 planes carrying 40.7 tons of medical aid, including personal protection equipment, and more than 200,000 corona test, more than 40,000 medical workers have directly benefited from them.
UAE fifth medical aid plane benefits
The UAE ambassador to the Republic of Colombia added:
The United Arab Emirates continued management of medical aid to Colombia over the past five months.
It is a testament to the country’s wise leadership adopting the approach of standing by brotherly and friendly countries in various circumstances, especially as the world is now facing challenges in facing the pandemic.
It is noteworthy that the UAE has, to date, provided more than 1,471 tons of Medical aid to more than 118 countries, benefiting about 1.5 million medical workers.
UAE and Colombia relations
Discussing parliamentary cooperation between the UAE and Colombia
Dr. Tariq Hamid Al Tayer welcomed the Speaker of the Colombian Parliament and the group of 22 members of the Colombian Friendship Committee, representing various committees of the Colombian Parliament, appreciating the bilateral relations between the two countries. This came during the first virtual meeting of the committee, which was organized by the House of Representatives in the Republic of Colombia “remotely”, with the participation of members of the Emirates-Colombian Friendship Committee.
Al Tayer touched on the exceptional circumstances that the world is witnessing due to the outbreak of the pandemic, and on behalf of the Federal National Council, he expressed his solidarity with the Republic of Colombia in combating this epidemic, explaining that the meeting is an opportunity to develop parliamentary relations between the two councils, which will enhance the opportunities for cooperation and understanding on common issues, especially in What is related to the health aspect in fighting this pandemic.