WorldCovid-19 / Tunisia: landing of a Jordanian plane loaded with medical aids

Covid-19 / Tunisia: landing of a Jordanian plane loaded with medical aids

AA / Tunis / Malèk Jomni

A Jordanian military plane loaded with medical equipment landed at Tunis-Carthage international airport on Tuesday. Aid which aims to help Tunisia cope with the acute health crisis it is going through, as well as to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the country.

This is what emerges from a press release made public by the Presidency of the Republic and consulted by the Anadolu Agency (AA).

On this occasion, the Presidency of the Republic addressed its sincere thanks and expressed its great gratitude to the brother Hashemite Kingdom, for this surge of solidarity which only strengthens the bonds of fraternity and entrench the values ​​of altruism between the two. country.

Were present at the ceremony for the reception of Jordanian aid, the head of the presidential cabinet, Nadia Akacha, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Immigration and Tunisians abroad, Othman Jerandi, the Minister of Health, Faouzi Mehdi and the Jordanian Ambassador to Tunisia, Maher Salem Al-Tarawa, as well as other officials, the same source reads.

Tunisia is hit by a fourth wave of the pandemic, particularly virulent, with a surge in the number of daily contaminations by the coronavirus in a country where hospital services are desperate to strengthen oxygen stocks, while the hospital system, under -financed, struggling to meet demand for care, especially with the appearance of the new Indian variant Delta.

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