KUWAIT, 17th March, 2016 (WAM) — The State of Kuwait has reiterated its warning to citizens not to travel to Lebanon, and for those in the country to leave immediately.

The Kuwait News Agency, KUNA, quoted Khaled Al-Jarallah, Kuwaiti Deputy Foreign Minister, as saying that three Kuwaiti citizens were killed in less than a week recently in Lebanon.

Al-Jarallah regretted the murder of the three citizens, which, he said, “shows that Lebanon is experiencing critical and difficult circumstances.”

Speaking on the sidelines of the first conference of the Citizenship and Development Society, Al-Jarallah said that signs showed that theft was the motive were behind the crimes.