Wednesday , November 22 2017

‘MoI won’t allow undermining security of Mosques, Husseiniyat’

Kuwaiti security check Kuwaiti Shiite Muslims as they arrive to attend an Ashura commemoration, which marks the seventh century slaying of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and one of Shiite Islam’s most revered figures, in Kuwait City, on Oct 23. (AFP)
Kuwaiti security check Kuwaiti Shiite Muslims as they arrive to attend an Ashura commemoration, which marks the seventh century slaying of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and one of Shiite Islam’s most revered figures, in Kuwait City, on Oct 23. (AFP)

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah Friday reaffirmed he would not allow the security of mosques, Husseiniyat and their visitors to be undermined. Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled made the remarks during a field visit to see first-hand implementation of the security plan aimed at maintaining safety of mosques and Husseiniyat and their visitors.

The visit was upon instructions of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah, the ministry said in a statement. Sheikh Mohammad Al- Khaled, added the statement, commended owners and visitors of Husseiniyat for abiding by the security measures of the Interior Ministry, which aimed at preventing any attempt to undermine their safety.

He exchanged views with owners and visitors over means of developing the performance of security measures. Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled conveyed appreciation of the political leadership to the security personnel for their service and dedication to protect the citizens and expatriates. (KUNA)

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