Amir sends cable of condolences to UAE
His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah AlAhmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a cable of condolences to the President of the UAE Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, expressing sorrow over the death of four Emirati servicemen in Yemen. His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah also sent similar cables. The UAE armed forces said that four Emirati soldiers, part of the Saudi led-coalition forces fighting for legitimacy in Yemen, were killed while on duty, official media reported. While attempting to make an emergency landing in Shabwa governorate, southern Yemen, due to a malfunction, the soldiers’ helicopter crashed to the ground leading to their demise, UAE’s General Command of the Armed Forces said in a statement, according to Emirati News Agency (WAM).