Kuwaitis in US ‘safe’
The Kuwaiti embassy in Washington assured that Kuwaiti national are safe after the violent clashes which erupted between protesters in the US state of Virginia Saturday and left at least one person dead and scores others injured. In a press statement, the embassy called on all nationals, especially students, in Virginal to stay away from the clash areas. It also advised citizenry to abide by the security and safety instructions of the relevant local authorities. In case of any emergency, nationals are also advised to call the following emergency lines: Kuwait Embassy in Washington (0012022620758); Washington Health Office (0012023202415); Military Office in Washington (0012028180666); and Washington Cultural Office (0012023642104).