Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet’s Session 2 Jeddah

The Minister further said that the Cabinet affirmed that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's topping the donor countries for the United Nations Humanitarian Response Plan for the Republic of Yemen in 2018, according to the report issued by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), reflects the Kingdom's keenness and support for humanitarian and relief works to alleviate the suffering of people of Yemen and stand with them until the end of their ongoing humanitarian crisis.

The Cabinet expressed its deep condemnation and denunciation of the terrorist attacks on a patrol of the Tunisian National Guard and the Ministry of the Interior of Somalia and offered condolences to the families of the victims and to the Governments and peoples of the Republics of Tunisia and Somalia and extended its condolences and sympathies to the families of the victims, Governments and peoples of the Republics of Tunisia and Somalia, wishing the wounded a speedy recovery, and reiterating the Kingdom's solidarity with both countries against terrorism and extremism in all their various forms and manifestations.

The Cabinet also expressed the Kingdom's condolences and sympathies to the Turkish Republic, Government and people and to the families of the victims of the crash of a train derailment, as well as to the Government and people of Japan and the families of victims of the floods and landslides that swept many parts of Japan, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.

Dr. Issam bin Saad bin Said also stated that the Cabinet was briefed on the topics listed on the agenda of its session and decided the following:

First:

The Cabinet approved the amendment of (Kigali 2016) on The Montreal (Protocol) on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer.

A royal decree has been prepared in this regard.

Source: Saudi Press Agency