1998 News Story

King Fahd sends condolences on East African bombings

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz has sent cables of condolences to U.S. President Bill Clinton, Kenyan President Daniel Arap Moi, and Tanzanian President Benjamin William Makapa, expressing his deep sorrow over the blasts which occurred at the U.S. Embassies in Nairobi and Dar-es-Salaam.  King Fahd  also extended his condolences to the families of the victims and to the people of the affected countries. Crown Prince Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard has also sent cables of condolences to the presidents of the three friendly countries, expressing his grief over the tragic twin incidents.