Saudi Arabia pledges full support to help combat coronavirus in China

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Saudi Arabia pledged its full support to help combat the deadly coronavirus in China, which has killed more than 1,500 people in Chinese cities, the Kingdom’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Thursday.

More than 66,000 people have been infected in China after the virus emerged in the Hubei capital Wuhan in December and spread nationwide a month later, according to official data.

Under the directive of King Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Arabia and China signed six joint contracts to provide medical assistance, which include: providing 300,000 protective masks, 1,159 medical devices, and 1,000 isolation suits.

Saudi Arabia pledged its full support to help combat the deadly coronavirus in China, which has killed more than 1,500 people in Chinese cities, the Kingdom’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Thursday.

More than 66,000 people have been infected in China after the virus emerged in the Hubei capital Wuhan in December and spread nationwide a month later, according to official data.

Under the directive of King Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Arabia and China signed six joint contracts to provide medical assistance, which include: providing 300,000 protective masks, 1,159 medical devices, and 1,000 isolation suits.