Released citizens return home


Manama: The three Bahraini citizens, Sami Ibrahim Al-Haddad, Mohammed Yussef Al-Dossari and sailor, Habib Abbas, who had been arrested by the Qatari Coastal and Border Security at sea arrived here today after their release by the Qatari authorities.


Upon arrival at the Bahrain International Airport, they were welcomed by the Muharraq Governor, Salman bin Hindi Al-Mannai, who conveyed to them greetings from His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, as well as their congratulations on their safe return to the kingdom.


The three citizens extended deepest thanks and gratitude to HM King Hamad and HRH Crown Prince and Prime Minister for their interest and care, which contributed to their release.


They also praised the efforts exerted by the Interior Ministry, led by Minister General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, to take all necessary procedures to ensure their safe return home.


They also paid tribute to the Foreign Ministry, led by Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani, for its follow up on their case.


They also expressed pride in the patriotic supportive stances expressed by Bahraini citizens towards them.




Source: Bahrain News Agency