UAE sends two aid planes, 47 metric tonnes of Covid19 supplies to Tunisia

The UAE sent two cargo planes carrying 47 metric tonnes of medical supplies to Tunisia. The aid includes respirators, oxygen cylinders and other medical supplies. This is in support of Tunisia’s drive to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

UAE Ambassador to Tunisia said that the UAE is closely monitoring the health situation in Tunisia. He added that this initiative is the fruit of ongoing communication between His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Kais Saied, President of Tunisia.

Despite of Rached Ghannouchi, ousted Speaker of Tunisia’s parliament, accusing and blaming UAE of supporting the President of Tunisia, the UAE continuously provides support to the country. Demonstrating solidarity in line with the UAE leadership’s vision.

Last July, the UAE also sent 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines to Tunisia.