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International

‘Don’t test Trump resolve’ – Pence warns Iran

WASHINGTON, Feb 5, (AFP): US Vice-President Mike Pence in an interview airing Sunday warned Iran “not to test the resolve” of the Donald Trump administration, …

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Law used to jail Egyptians draws scrutiny – Rights, opposition groups argue 1914 law invalid

CAIRO, Feb 5, (RTRS): Rights activists are trying to force President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to throw out a law used by his government to imprison …

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ID on Egyptian Paris ‘attacker’

PARIS, Feb 4, (AP): The Louvre in Paris reopened to the public Saturday morning, less than 24-hours after a machetewielding assailant shouting “Allahu Akbar!” was …

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Tehran defiant after US sanctions – Tension mounts

TEHRAN, Feb 4, (Agencies): Iran is to deploy missiles for a Revolutionary Guards exercise Saturday in a show of defiance a day after the United …

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Judge blocks Trump travel ban – Airlines reopen flights to US

SEATTLE, Feb 4, (Agencies): A federal judge’s order blocking President Donald Trump’s ban on admitting travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries or any refugees left …

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NOT AN INCH TAKEN … NOR AN INCH OF ENCROACHMENT ALLOWED – Kuwait rejects claims by Iraqi MPs

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 2, (Agencies): Kuwait and Iraq might witness a political crisis as Iraqi lawmakers challenged the decision of the Iraqi Cabinet concerning navigation …

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Kuwaitis not affected by Trump ban: envoy

WASHINGTON, Feb 2, (Agencies): Kuwait Ambassador to the US Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al- Jaber Al-Sabah stressed that the US administration’s travel ban will not affect …

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German police arrest 3 suspected jihadists – Tunisian linked to museum attack

BERLIN, Feb 1, (AFP): German police said they arrested three people in Berlin on Tuesday suspected of trying to reach foreign “war zones” in order …

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Raising border issue with Kuwait ‘unjustified,’ says Iraqi premier

BAGHDAD, Feb 1, (KUNA): Iraqi Premier Haidar Al-Abadi termed as “unjustified” some parties’ raising issues of Khour (inlet) Abdullah and border demarcation with State of …

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HH Amir attends ‘Janadriyah 31’ in Riyadh

RIYADH, Feb 1, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah attended Wednesday the opening ceremony of the National Festival for Heritage and …

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