Tuesday, August 9

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Egyptian U20 Football National Team Beats Algerian Counterpart to Qualify for 2022 U-20 Arab Cup Final Match

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Abha, Aug 4, 2022, SPA -- Egypt's U20 football national team succeeded to win its Algerian rival 3/1 in their semi-final match held here late Tuesday to qualify for 2022 U-20 Arab Cup Finals.The Egyptian team managed to end the first half advancing 2/0 before the Algerian team returned to the atmosphere of the match in the 69 minute of the second half to score a goal reducing the result to 2/1Yet, the Egyptians succeeded in the 79 minutes to add a decisive third goal to ensure their qualify for the final match of 2022 U-20 Arab Cup against their Saudi counterpart on Sunday, the 7th of August.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Bodybuilding Team to Participate in Arab Championship in Egypt

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Riyadh-- The Saudi Bodybuilding Team will participate in the Arab Bodybuilding Championship 2022, which will be held during the period from 28 to 31 July, 2022, in Alexandria, the Arab Republic of Egypt.As many as eight players will represent the Saudi Bodybuilding Team in the championship.The championship will be concluded on 31 July, 2022, with a closing ceremony and awarding of the winnersSource: Saudi Press Agency

KSrelief Pumps about 500,000 Liters of Water to Displaced People Camps in Hodeida Governorate, Yemen in One Week

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Hodeida-- King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) has continued the implementation of the water supply and environmental sanitation project for the camps of the displaced people at Hodeida Governorate, Yemen.During the period from 6 to 12 July 2022, 367,500 liters of non-drinking water and 367,500 liters of drinking water were pumped, and 28 shifts dedicated to removing waste from the camps of the displaced were carried out, benefiting 9,800 individuals.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Saudi national team for mathematics collects six international prizes in the International Mathematics Olympiad in Norway

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Riyadh -- Represented by King Abdulaziz and his Companions Foundation for the Giftedness and Creativity (Mawhiba) and the Ministry of Education, the Saudi national team for Mathematics has collected six international prizes, two silver and four bronze, in the International Mathematics Olympiad 2022 held in Norway from July 6 - 16, it was reported here today.The Saudi team is making its debut in the 170-time contest in which 589 female and male students from 106 countries took part this time.The achievement pushed the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 16 places up to the 22nd rank this year.The Acting Secretary General of Mawhiba Dr. Amal Al-Hazzaa forwarded congratulations to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH the Crown Prince on this scientific achieveme...

National Teams Taking Part in Arab Soccer Cup U20 Start to Arrive in Abha

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Abha, Saudi Arabia, July 14, 2022, SPA -- National teams taking part in Arab Soccer Cup Championship U20, organized by the Arab Football Federation and hosted by the Saudi Football Federation, which is scheduled to be held from July 20 through August 6, 2022, started to arrive in Abha, Saudi Arabia, venue of the finals.Iraqi team was the first of arrivees last Tuesday, joining the Saudi host team which is already camping there. Sudanese and Libyan teams arrived this evening while the teams of Morocco, Palestine and Mauritania are scheduled to reach this resort city on Sunday. On Monday, teams of Egypt, Oman, Jordan and UAE are set to be in Abha while the Tunisian team lands on July 20, the opening of the event, organizers said.Source: Saudi Press Agency

GCC Secretary General commends Kingdom’s services to pilgrims and Umrah performers throughout its history

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The Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for the Arab States, Dr. Nayef Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf, has valued the great and appreciated efforts made by the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to serve the holy sites, pilgrims and Umrah performers.He praised the care accorded by the King and HRH Crown Prince for the service of the Two Holy Mosques, pilgrims and visitors to the Prophet's Holy Mosque, and the sincere efforts made by the Kingdom to organize the Hajj season every year.Dr. Al-Hajraf affirmed that serving the Two Holy Mosques is a great honor and responsibility that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has undertaken since the era of the late founder King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman, his sons, the Kings, until the era of the...