UMM AL QAIWAIN, 11th January, 2017 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, mourned the UAE martyrs who were killed last night in a terrorist attack in Afghanistan.

H.H. Sheikh Saud said the leadership and people of the UAE are proud of the UAE nationals who were martyred while performing the sacred duty of providing humanitarian assistance to the people of Afghanistan.

He noted that such cowardly act of terror against humanitarian workers ran counter to Islamic and moral values.

He prayed to Allah the Almighty to bestow eternal peace on the martyrs and to reward them with paradise. He also wished the UAE Ambassador to Afghanistan and other injured people speedy recovery.