Many parts of Australia are currently experiencing tragic bushfires that have resulted in massive ecological and economic destruction.
King Salman has expressed his solidarity with Australia during this time of crisis
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques called Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday to express his solidarity with the country and confirmed the Kingdom’s readiness to provide assistance so Australia could overcome the disaster.
He said Saudi Arabia and its people shared the pain of Australians
Thank you Saudi Arabia for your heartfelt condolences and offer of assistance, and for all the generous offers of help from our international friends. https://t.co/Tiexfg7fMO
— Scott Morrison (@ScottMorrisonMP) January 10, 2020
Many people from Saudi Arabia have also been expressing solidarity and support with Australia on Twitter.
i'm so sorry .. my heart and prayers goes to the victims of this horrible fire :(.
Stay strong #Australia
— __HASHIM__ (@Hashim67113614) January 6, 2020
Pray for them #australiafire
— AKx ⁶𓅓 (عبدالله) (@i3bix) January 6, 2020
And are hoping to raise more awareness
The videos of the fires in Australia are scaring me beyond belief. Half a million animals have died, people have lost their homes. I can’t imagine how terrifying it must be over there.
— Hafsa. (@itsbosslady__) January 4, 2020
The catastrophic bushfires have killed at least 26 people and destroyed more than 2,000 homes.