BERLIN, 23rd July 2016 (WAM) – UAE Ambassador to Berlin Ali Abdullah Al Ahmed affirmed today that all Emirati citizens in Germany are fine and that the citizens who were stranded following the halt of mass transit system in Munich on Friday, have all been reached and taken to their places of residence.

The UAE embassy confirmed the safety of all UAE citizens in the wake of the shootings in Munich on Friday evening, according to the German police. It advised all UAE nationals to be cautious and not to leave their residences unless necessary.

The embassy noted that the warning issued by the police is confined to Munich only and urged the UAE citizens to register in the ‘Twajudi Service’ and to communicate with the UAE mission in case of emergency via the General Consulate number in Munich 00494120010 or the Embassy number in Berlin 004930516516.

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