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Kidnapping will not deter UAE to help Iraq

posted on 19/05/2006: 1892 views

Iraq will not be abandoned and the UAE will stand by its commitment to the rebuilding of the war-torn country and the preservation of its unity, the UAE press commented today.

This is the message sounded by officials following the despicable act of terrorism, in which UAE diplomatic representative Naji Al Nuaimi was kidnapped and one of his security aides killed on Tuesday night,' wrote the Gulf News. In daily comment, the paper said: 'The incident is not the first terrorist attempt against the UAE's diplomatic presence in Iraq.

Twice before, mission cars have been shot at. Two Iraqi employees were killed a few weeks ago. According to the paper, the perpetrators, it is believed, are attempting to drive UAE diplomats out of the troubled country. Other countries whose diplomats had come under attack earlier have made an exit.

'However, the UAE has always stood firm in the face of terrorism. Its solidarity with the Iraqi people is not negotiable. The kidnappers should release the diplomat immediately. Their identity is not yet known, but they are without doubt the enemies of Iraq because the UAE presence in that country is aimed to help its unfortunate people, it remarked.

'The UAE Red Crescent is one of the most active organisations there. The Iraqi government should launch a hunt for the kidnappers of Al Nuaimi and bring them to justice,' it added.

An Arabic paper asked: what did the professional killers, saboteurs and kidnappers in Iraq from their criminal acts which spare no one in Iraq nor those who extend a hand of help to enable the country restore its stability, sovereignty and its role among nations.

'The role of the UAE in extending assistance to Iraqis is quite clear as the sun ..... The country should not be rewarded for its good deed by this criminal behaviour,' said the Sharjah-based Al Khaleej.

'The kidnappers and assassins who want to stop the pulse of Iraq's heart and block any assistance are the most instrumental to the occupation to stay longer in the country,' the Arabic daily remarked.

The paper echoed the UAE call for an immediate Arab, international and Iraqi effort to stop Iraq from drifting to abyss,' the paper said. (Emirates News Agency, WAM)


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