Eight children died in horrific house fire in Sabah Al-Ahmad area



Eight children died of suffocation after a fire gutted a house in Sabah Al-Ahmad. Firemen rushed to the scene after receiving an emergency call at 5:05 pm and rescued the children – aged between 14 years and eight months – from inside the house.They were all in very critical condition, and later died in hospital, the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate said in a statement. An investigation has been opened into the incident.-K.T.