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The G20 agrees to build a pandemic fund to prevent and prepare for a pandemic. Image Credit: AP

Dubai: Saudi Arabia is supporting the global Pandemic Fund with $50 million to enhance efforts to prevent pandemics, Saudi Press Agency said on Wednesday.

The Kingdom announced that it will support global efforts in the fight against pandemics. The donation comes in the wake of mobilised efforts following the announcement of the Group of 20 nations (G20) to raise $1.4 billion pandemic health fund to help avoid the repetition of the repercussions of COVID-19 that hit the world.