The Head of the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC), Bader Al-Din Al-Najjar, has met with the Italian Ambassador, Giuseppe Buccino, who visited the center with his deputy, Walter de Martino.

The Ambassador reaffirmed the Italian government's support for the partnership programs with the National Center to combat the Coronavirus pandemic, especially in the southern region.

He also explained that the support includes distributing essential medicines, medical equipment and personal protection equipment, in addition to working on access to health protection services for immigrants, people with disabilities and special needs as well as providing psychological and social support programs.