HM King's humanitarian initiatives praised by HH Shaikh Nasser

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Islamabad, Sept. 17 (BNA): HM the King’s Representative for Humanitarian Work and Youth Affairs, His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, has lauded the constant humanitarian initiatives launched by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Honorary President of the Royal Humanitarian Foundation (RHF), to provide relief to the afflicted people in brotherly and friendly countries, as well as extend a helping hand to the needy across the world.

The royal support is within the kingdom’s efforts to foster the values of international solidarity, based on the fraternal and humanitarian bonds linking various peoples of the world, HH Shaikh Nasser said.

HH Shaikh Nasser expressed deepest thanks and gratitude to HM the King for praising the efforts of the Bahrain relief team to deliver relief aid to brotherly and friendly countries, commending the great support enjoyed by the RHF from the government, led by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister.

His Highness also affirmed the RHF’s honour in carrying out the royal directives regarding humanitarian work.

HH Shaikh Nasser affirmed that Bahrain stands with the Pakistani people in the face of the current humanitarian crisis it is going through, wishing Pakistan peace and prosperity.

HH Shaikh Nasser made the statements marking the visit of a delegation from the RHF, led by Secretary-General Dr. Mustafa Al-Sayed Al-Ameen, and including the Undersecretary of the Health Ministry, Dr. Waleed Al-Manae, and officers from the National Guard, to Islamabad.

The delegation is on a visit to Pakistan upon directives from HM King Hamad to deliver urgent humanitarian relief aid to those affected by the heavy rains and floods in Pakistan, under the supervision of the RHF, led by HH Shaikh Nasser.

During the visit, members of the RHF delegation met Pakistani officials, who briefed them about the aftermath of the catastrophic floods that swept their country, leaving many people dead, wounded or displaced.

The delegation conveyed the condolences of Bahrain’s leadership, government and people to Pakistan, affirming the depth of relations between the two brotherly countries.

It also signed an agreement with Pakistan’s National Disaster Management Authority, led by Lieutenant-General Akhtar Nawaz.

Dr. Mustafa Al-Sayed was informed about the extent of the damage caused by the floods, and the humanitarian conditions of the affected people there.

Lieutenant-General Akhtar Nawaz affirmed the depth of the long-standing distinguished Bahraini-Pakistani relations, lauding the humanitarian role played by HM the King in providing aid to stricken people all over the world. He also praised the pioneering role played by the RHF, thanks to the support of HM the King and the government, led by HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, as well as that of HH Shaikh Nasser.

The Health Ministry’s Undersecretary, Dr. Waleed Al-Manae, hailed HM the King’s directives to deliver relief aid to the afflicted people all over the world, praising the support of the government, led by HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister to the humanitarian activities of the RHF, led by HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad.

Dr. Al-Manae said that during the visit, the delegation met Pakistani officials and was informed about the health needs of the Pakistani people.

Bahrain’s Ambassador to Pakistan, Mohammed Ibrahim Mohammed, affirmed that HM the King is always at the forefront in supporting the needy and stricken people across the world.

He also extended thanks and appreciation to HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister for HRH’s stances in support of brotherly and friendly people under all circumstances.

He also commended HH Shaikh Nasser’s leadership of the RHF’s humanitarian work, praising the RHF’s outstanding global achievements.