Forgot your password?

Back to login

Firefighters extinguish fire in Shuwaikh Port's warehouse
February 5, 2014, 10:30 am

Firefighters have managed to put out a huge fire that broke out Tuesday at one of the Shuwaikh Port's warehouses, Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) announced. Deputy Commander of KFSD Colonel Khaled Al-Mekrad said that three fighters were slightly injured while struggling to extinguish the fire. He added that the fire has caused huge material damage to the warehouse.

Firefighters and emergency teams from six firefighting stations have participated in the fire extinguishing operation. He added that a probe was launched to identify the incident's circumstances and causes. Minister of State of Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah, Director General of Kuwait Ports Authority Sheikh Sabah Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah and Kuwait Fire Service Acting Chief Colonel Khaled Al-Turkait have rushed to the scene and supervised the efforts to put out the fire.

Share your views

"It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed."

"Envy comes from wanting something that isn't yours. But grief comes from losing something you've already had."

Photo Gallery