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This photo was not taken in an Arab state; it was taken in the US

  Sunday 16th June 2019

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Social media users circulated this photo claiming that it shows cars melting due to a heat wave in the Arabian gulf.

Some pages claimed that it was taken in Kuwait while others said it was taken in Saudi Arabia.

Verify-Sy check the photo; it turned out that it has gone viral almost a year ago, it shows parts of cars melting because of massive fire burning in a construction site in Arizona state in the Western United States.

Two people died in Kuwait due to a blistering heat wave hitting the Arabian gulf, local media outlets reported.

Saudi Ministry of Labor and Social Development banned workers in private sectors from working under the sun between 12:00 and 15:00 during the coming three months due to rising temperatures.