UAE ambassador to Afghanistan arrives in Abu Dhabi - gulfnews.com

The UAE ambassador to Afghanistan, Juma Mohammad Al Kaabi (second from left) during an event in Kandahar. Published: 21:59 January 12, 2017. WAM. SMALL; MEDIUM; LARGE. Abu Dhabi: The UAE ambassador to Afghanistan, Juma Mohammad Al ...

UAE ambassador returns home for treatment after bombing in Kandahar - The National

The UAE Ambassador to Afghanistan Juma Al Kaabi arrived in Abu Dhabi aboard a military plane on Thursday to receive further treatment from injuries suffered in a bombing in Kandahar. Mr Al Kaabi was accompanied by another UAE Embassy official and ...

UAE diplomats to Afghanistan are now back home - Khaleej Times

Al Ka'abi, UAE diplomat Mubarak Al Saedi, and an Afghan translator working at the embassy, were received by a minister and senior officials. A military aircraft carrying the UAE's Ambassador in Afghanistan, Juma Mohammad Abdullah Al Ka'abi, landed in ...

Modi writes to Ghani; condemns attacks in Kabul, Kandahar - The New Indian Express

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wrote to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to convey India's condemnation of the heinous terror attacks in Kabul and Kandahar and reiterated New Delhi's support to the war-torn nation in its fight against ...

Condolences pour in for Emiratis killed in terror attack - The National

Condolences and condemnations continued to pour in Thursday following the death of five Emiratis in a terror attack in Afghanistan. The embassy officials had been on a humanitarian mission and were meeting with the Kandahar governor when his ...

Ministry sets up condolences books for UAE diplomats killed in attack - The National

ABU DHABI // Condolences books have been set up for the UAE diplomats killed in Tuesday's terror attack in Afghanistan. The five embassy officials were killed in a bombing in Kandahar while on a mission to carry out humanitarian, educational and ...

Foreign Hands Behind Kandahar Guesthouse Attack: Atmar - TOLOnews

“This is an act of enemy which involves the help of a foreign hands. The materials which were used in the attack, are not produced in Afghanistan." Thumbnail. The National Security Advisor Mohammad Hanif Atmar, who visited Kandahar on Wednesday with a ...

Young symbol of Afghan resilience lost to violence - gulfnews.com

KABUL: Abdul Ali Shamsi had already covered a lot of ground before he moved to Kandahar province to become deputy governor a year and a half ago. Shamsi was at the vanguard of a new generation of Afghan leaders. From an early job as a security ...

UAE charity organisations to continue mission in Afghanistan - gulfnews.com

Abu Dhabi: The UAE's top charity organisations have said they will continue with their humanitarian mission in Afghanistan and will not allow the cowardly acts of terrorism to deter them from helping those in need. The comments come after five Emirati ...

Watch: Shaikh Mohammed's touching tribute to Kandahar martyrs - Khaleej Times

He had also took to Twitter as soon as news of their deaths spread online. His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai took to Instagram to post a tribute video dedicated to the ...

Injured governor to be flown abroad for treatment - Pajhwok Afghan News (subscription) (blog)

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The governor of southern Kandahar province Dr. Humayun Azizi, who suffered injuries in Tuesday's bomb attack, is being flown to Germany for better treatment, an official said on Thursday. Azizi's spokesman Samim Khpalwak ...

Kandahar attack targeting UAE ambassador likely plotted outside: Atmar - Khaama Press (press release) (blog)

The National Security Adviser of Afghanistan Mohammad Hanif Atmar has said the deadly attack in Kandahar targeting several high level officials including UAE ambassador was likely plotted outside the country. Atmar arrived in Kandahar on Wednesday on ...

UAE Mourns Five Officials Killed in Kandahar Attack - Asharq Al-awsat English

Afghan security forces are seen in front of Kandahar guesthouse after a bomb blast in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. (AP Photos/Allauddin Khan). Dubai – Riyadh – Kandahar – Three days of mourning have been declared in the UAE ...

Last hours of martyred UAE diplomats spent doing good - Khaleej Times

The UAE diplomats were visiting Kandahar on a humanitarian mission within the programme of the UAE to support the brotherly Afghan people. The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in a statement on Tuesday, said the UAE ...

US, UK, UNSC condemn Kabul, Kandahar attacks - Pajhwok Afghan News (subscription) (blog)

WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) United Kingdom (UK) and the US embassy have condemned as heinous and cowardly terrorist attack in Kabul info-icon on January 10, which resulted in more than 120 people killed and ...

Nepal slams attacks in Afghanistan - The Kathmandu Post

Jan 12, 2017- The government of Nepal has condemned Tuesday's bomb attacks in Afghanistan that left scores dead, including officials of the United Arab Emirates officials. “The government of Nepal, in line with its principled position, unequivocally ...

Nation in mourning as 5 UAE diplomats killed in Kandahar attack - Khaleej Times

The UAE leadership led the world in mourning the martyrdom of five Emirati diplomats in a bomb attack in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar. Six others were killed and 18 wounded in the attack late on Tuesday. Juma Mohammed Abdullah Al Kaabi, UAE ...

Five UAE officials among 57 killed in Afghanistan attacks - DAWN.com

KANDAHAR: Five UAE officials were among 57 people killed in a string of bombings across Afghan cities, authorities said on Wednesday, as Taliban militants step up a deadly winter campaign of violence. The Emiratis were among 12 people killed when ...

World powers jostle in Afghanistan's new 'Great Game' - BBC News

Afghanistan's strategic landscape is changing as regional powers forge links with the Taliban and vie to outdo each other in what's being seen as a new "Great Game". Fifteen years after the US-led intervention in Afghanistan, competition for influence ...

Ambassador among victims of Kandahar bomb attack - The Times (subscription)

The death toll from the double bomb attack outside the Afghan parliament building in Kabul and in Kandahar has risen to more than 50, including five diplomats from the United Arab Emirates. The interior ministry said the death toll from the Kabul ...