KUWAIT, Aug 4: Kuwait Health Minister Sheikh Dr. Basel Al-Sabah, expressed condolences to his Lebanese counterpart Hamad Hassan on the deadly Beirut port blast over a phone call Tuesday.
During the call, Sheikh Basel stated that based on the directives of His Highness Deputy Amir and Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and based on Kuwait solidarity with the brothers in Lebanon, Kuwait would provide urgent medical assistance to confront the effects of the huge explosion and overcome its repercussions.
The Kuwaiti minister called on his counterpart in Lebanon to provide Kuwait with a list of medicines and urgent medical needs.
For his part, the Lebanese minister thanked the brothers in Kuwait for this generous initiative, wishing for His Highness the Amir, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, a speedy recovery.(KUNA)