Saudi Arabia to Implement Egypt Aid This Month, Minister Says

Saudi Arabia “will start implementing” a financial aid package to Egypt this month with a $1 billion deposit in the North African country’s central bank, the Egyptian Cabinet said on its Facebook page, citing Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Fayza Aboulnaga.

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