Saudi Cabinet reiterates condemnation of Kandahar terror attack, expresses sympathy with UAE

RIYADH, In its session on Monday, the Saudi Cabinet renewed Riyadh’s strong condemnation and denunciation of terrorist acts that took place in a number of Afghan cities which led to killing and injuring dozens of people including the death of five citizens from the United Arab Emirates.

The session at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh was chaired by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

The Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Adel bin Altoraifi said in a statement to Saudi Press Agency following the session that the Cabinet stressed that these heinous terrorist acts are contrary to Islamic values and expressed condolences and sympathy to the governments and peoples of Afghanistan, the UAE and the families of the victims.

The Cabinet also wished the injured a speedy recovery.

Source: Emirates News Agency