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$1M FOR HAITI

MANAMA: Bahrain has donated $1 million in aid to victims of Haiti's massive earthquake which may have killed up to 200,000 people.

His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa yesterday announced the donation as he chaired the weekly Cabinet meeting at Gudaibiya Palace.

He also instructed the Foreign Ministry to co-ordinate with UN humanitarian relief agencies in charge of collecting donations and mobilising aid for Bahrain's contribution to reach the victims.

The session also extended heartfelt condolences to the quake victims and stressed Bahrain's solidarity with the Haitians.



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