UAE Ambassador discusses medical support for orofacial cleft children in Mexico

  • Thursday 17, May 2018 in 3:14 PM
Sharjah24 – WAM: Ahmed Hatem Al Menhali, UAE Ambassador to Mexico, said that the UAE has paid special attention to supporting the vulnerable and the underprivileged as well as providing them with humanitarian aid, and made them a top priority.
The UAE Ambassador met with senior officials in Cuautitlan Izcalli city, Mexico, and discussed with them ways to strengthen cooperation between the two countries to provide support to children infected with cleft lip and cleft palate, also known as the orofacial cleft.
 
During his visit to the "Labio y Paladar Hendido" clinic, Al Menhali was briefed on the status and system of the clinic and expressed his interest in the treatment of this disease. He also noted the UAE's solidarity with Mexico after the 19th September earthquake last year and its participation in supporting schools and social programmes.