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Missing Kuwaiti and Saudi Citizens Killed by Explosive in Iraqi Desert

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 27 December 2023
Missing Kuwaiti and Saudi Citizens Killed by Explosive in Iraqi Desert

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah confirmed the tragic discovery of two bodies in Iraq, suspected to be those of a Kuwaiti and a Saudi national who were reported missing on December 25. The individuals had disappeared in the Anbar province of Iraq, and the recovered bodies are believed to belong to the missing Kuwaiti and Saudi nationals.

Official Statements Confirm Deaths

Statements from the Saudi Arabian Embassy in Baghdad echoed the confirmation of the deaths of the Saudi and Kuwaiti citizens. Both countries' authorities are collaborating closely with Iraqi officials to understand the circumstances surrounding the incident. Ongoing investigations seek to shed light on the unfortunate event.

Expressions of Sorrow

Both the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's embassy and Kuwait's Foreign Minister conveyed their condolences at the loss. They extended sympathy to the bereaved families.

Collaborative Investigation Efforts

Minister Al-Sabah highlighted the active involvement of Kuwait's Foreign Ministry in coordinating with Iraqi authorities. Directives have been issued for the Kuwait Embassy in Baghdad to oversee the investigation, praising Iraq's diligent efforts in locating and identifying the deceased individuals.