Firefighting personnel extinguishing a fire at Al-Ahmadi refinery south of Kuwait City. AFP
While the firefighters were able to salvage the bodies of the inhabitants from the conflagration, eight of the fire victims died tragically whose ages reportedly ranged from 14 years to 8 months.
The fire in the truck, which carried 36,000 litres of diesel fuel, was brought under control in record time, the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate said in a press release on Sunday.
More than 180 firefighters have successfully put out the fire late Tuesday morning, which burned over 60,000 square meters, the Kuwait Fire Force said in a statement.
He meets new South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol in Seoul and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida in Tokyo, leaders who share anxieties about North Korea and China and are eager to build on their long alliances with Washington.
Bush made the comments in a speech during an event in Dallas on Wednesday, while he was criticising Russia's political system. He jokingly blamed the mistake on his age as the audience burst into laughter.
Finance ministers and central bank governors of the United States, Japan, Canada, Britain, Germany, France and Italy — the G7 — will hold talks as Ukraine, invaded by Russia on Feb. 24, is struggling to fend off the attack.