Dutch ambassador's wife dies after being injured in Beirut blast

AFP

8th August, 2020 06:16:32 printer

Dutch ambassador's wife dies after being injured in Beirut blast

The wife of Dutch ambassador to Lebanon Jan Waltmans has died of wounds sustained in the Beirut bomb explosion, the Netherlands' foreign ministry said Saturday.

"It is with dismay and great sadness that we report the death of our colleague Hedwig Waltmans-Molier. She succumbed to injuries sustained in the massive explosion in Beirut," the ministry said in a statement.


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