Ministry repatriates 73 Emiratis, their companions safely to UAE

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Abu Dhabi - Ministry hails Kuwait's cooperation to complete the repatriation of Emirati citizens on Kuwait Airways.



By Wam

Published: Fri 24 Jul 2020, 5:22 PM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has completed the repatriation of 73 Emirati citizens and their companions from Qatar through Kuwait to the UAE, Wam reported on Thursday.
The UAE gives the highest priority to reuniting members of Emirati families who were separated due to the suspension of some flights and partial closure of airports in some countries amidst the Covid-19 global pandemic.
Authorities continue to implement all necessary procedures and measures to ensure the safe return of its nationals to their families in UAE.
MoFAIC completed the air repatriation of 73 Emiratis and their companions from the Qatar through Kuwait to the UAE. The repatriated comprised 41 Emiratis along with 32 of their companions.
The repatriation included humanitarian cases, elderly citizens, pregnant women and several people with chronic diseases.
Khalid Abdullah Humaid Belhoul, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, hailed the cooperation of the sisterly State of Kuwait and its esteemed efforts to complete the repatriation of Emirati citizens on Kuwait Airways.
Belhoul stressed the keenness and follow-up of the leadership of the ministry to ensure the safety of UAE citizens.


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