Chinese medical experts arrive in Riyadh to help fight COVID-19

Chinese medical experts arrive in Riyadh to help fight COVID-19

A team of Chinese medical experts arrived in Riyadh on Wednesday to assist the kingdom in combating COVID-19.

The team comprises eight medical experts who specialize in various areas including virus testing, infectious disease, respiratory disease, intensive care, and traditional Chinese medicine (TCM).

These experts will share China’s successful experience in combating the coronavirus and offer guidance and training on virus prevention, diagnosis and treatment, according to the Ningxia Daily.

The team brought the medical supplies donated by China’s Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, including masks, protective suits, nucleic acid testing kits and infrared thermometers.

Chinese medical experts arrive in Riyadh to help fight COVID-19

China thanks Saudi Arabia for providing its help and support after the outbreak of the coronavirus in China early this year, and pays close attention to the raging pandemic in the kingdom, said Chinese Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing.

“We believe that with the joint efforts of China, Saudi Arabia and the international community, we will surely overcome the crisis,” Chen added.