Libya receives medical shipment from China

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Libya receives medical shipment from China

April 19, 2020 - 12:14
Written by: SafaAlharathy

A Chinese shipment consisting of medical aid aimed at countering the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic arrived in Tripoli on Saturday.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the shipment includes medical devices and equipment and will be delivered to the Ministry of Health for use in combating the pandemic.

"The shipment comes within the framework of the Foreign Ministry's efforts in coordination with the Health Ministry and the crisis committee," the Foreign Ministry stated.

It further explained that the medical cargo came upon the initiative of the Chinese charitable organization Jack Ma Foundation, and under the supervision of the African Union and the Ethiopian Prime Minister.