KUWAITI DELEGATION VISIT GTMO DETAINEE – AMBASSADOR

WASHINGTON, Jan 15 (NNN-KUNA) – A Kuwaiti security-medical delegation, visited Fayz Al-Kandari, a Kuwaiti prisoner at the U.S. Guantanamo prison facility in Cuba yesterday.

The delegation aimed to get reassurances about Al-Kandari’s health condition, Kuwaiti Ambassador to the US, Sheikh Salem Al-Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, told KUNA on Wednesday, noting that the detainee is fine.

Sheikh Salem added that, he led the Kuwaiti side at a meeting with officials from the US departments of state and defence, to discuss the measures to transfer Al-Kandari to Kuwait.

He hailed the meeting as positive and constructive, affirming that the Embassy will continue efforts to transfer Al-Kandari to Kuwait, as early as possible.

SOURCE: KUNA