Arab leaders offer condolences over Doha explosion victims

Friday, February 28, 2014

At least 11 people were killed and 35 injured in a gas canister explosion at a Turkish restaurant in Doha on Thursday

At least 11 people were killed and 35 injured in a gas canister explosion at a Turkish restaurant in Doha on Thursday

By Ahmed Al-Masri

DOHA ”“ The leaders of Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain have offered condolences over the victims of a gas explosion in the capital Doha.

At least 11 people were killed and 35 injured in a gas canister explosion at a Turkish restaurant in Doha on Thursday.

Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jabir Al-Sabah sent a cable of condolences to Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani over the victims of the explosion.

Similar cables of condolences were sent by Bahraini King Hamad bin Eissa Al-Khalifa and UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nuhayan.

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