Condolence Book Signing at UAE Embassy
January 13, 2017: Dr. Bashir Mohabbat, Charge d’Affaires a.i., visited the embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Tokyo for the condolence book signing for 5 UAE diplomats martyred in Kandahar, Afghanistan. A suspected terror attack by explosion at Kandahar Governor’s guesthouse took away the precious lives, or injured many more including His Excellency Juma Mohammed Abdullah Al Kaabi, UAE Ambassador to Afghanistan, who were on their stay there for the opening of an orphanage, as well as H.E. Governor of Kandahar Humayoon Azizi. Dr. Mohabbat expressed, on behalf of the people and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, to denounce such barbaric act of terrorism, particularly to those who were on their mission for a precious just cause. He extended his condolences to the families and friends of those martyred, and prayed a quick recovery for those hurt, and emphasized that such heinous attack to a good partner of Afghanistan unites the people and the bilateral relation of Afghanistan and UAE closer and deeper.