YEMEN Press Agency

Blood donation campaign launched in Sanaa to save Leukemia patients

SANAA, July 17 (YPA) – Kuwait Educational Hospital of Sanaa University on Wednesday launched a campaign for donate blood to provide platelets at the Leukemia Center in the hospital.

“The campaign aims at alleviating the suffering of patients in light of the lack of medication and medical solutions,” said Dr. Ameen al-Junaid, director of the hospital.

The campaign embodies the meanings of compassion, giving and altruism, especially in light of the current situation experienced by the country as a result of the aggression and siege, he added.

Dr. al-Junaid praised the initiative of the Blood Bank at the hospital to carry out the campaign and its keenness on providing blood bags and saving the lives of patients, especially leukemia patients.