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Kuwait condemns terror attack in Afghanistan
09 : 19 AM - 11/01/2017
Kuwait, Jan. 11 (BNA): Kuwait has condemned an explosion against a guesthouse of Kandahar's provincial government, Afghanistan, which injured the UAE ambassador and some of Emirati diplomats on Tuesday.
The explosion caused injuries to Ambassador Juma Al Kaabi and a number of UAE diplomats who were on a humanitarian mission in Kandahar, aimed at helping the Afghan people, the foreign ministry said in a statement.

"This terrorist crime, which targeted the noble humanitarian action and those supervising it, showed again how the menace of terrorism has been targeting mankind and those seeking wellbeing of others," said a ministry source as quoted by Kuwait News Agency (KUNA).

He praised the huge humanitarian efforts of the UAE.

''Kuwait supports the governments of UAE and Afghanistan in any measures they adopt to confront terrorism and extremism, he said.

The source wished a speedy recovery for Al Kaabi and the other diplomats.


BNA 0604 GMT 2017/01/11

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