The United Arab Emirates sent seven metric tons of medical supplies to the Philippines to help the country’s fight against the spread of Covid-19.
The help from the Arab country will supply 7,000 medical professionals who are working to curb the spread of the virus.
“Through the provision of critical medical aid, the UAE affirms its commitment to offering a helping hand to the Philippines. Our two countries share a deep partnership between our governments and peoples, and it is our sincere hope that such assistance enables the Philippines to take the necessary action to defend itself against COVID-19,” Hamad Saeed Hamad Obaid Alzaabi, UAE Ambassador to the Philippines, said.
“The UAE stands in solidarity with all nations working to contain and confront the COVID-19 pandemic,” he added.