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Queen Rania urges help for Rohingya

DHAKA, Bangladesh, Oct 23, (AP): Jordan’s queen said Monday that the international community must respond effectively to end the suffering of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fl ed to Bangladesh to escape persecution by Myanmar authorities. Queen Rania, who visited a refugee camp in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar …

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US nudges Riyadh, Baghdad against Iran – Iran militants must leave Iraq: Tillerson

DOHA, Qatar, Oct 22, (Agencies): US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday pressed the Trump administration’s case for isolating and containing Iran in the Middle East and beyond as he pushed for Saudi Arabia and Iraq to unite in common cause to counter growing Iranian assertiveness. He called for …

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Amir receives Sudan President

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 22, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayan Palace on Sunday the visiting Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir and his accompanying delegation. His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah attended the audience. His Highness the Amir led the Kuwaiti …

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HH Amir receives HH Crown Prince, Al-Ghanim, parliamentary team

‘Your Highness’ precious message has given us tremendous support’ KUWAIT CITY, Oct 22, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayan Palace on Sunday His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. His Highness later received His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber …

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Kuwait committed to providing relief aid for Rohingya refugees

Al-Jarallah heads team for Rohingya confab in Geneva COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh, Oct 22, (KUNA): Said to be the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis, the Rohingya community who have been fl eeing to Bangladesh have recorded half a million people since violence broke out in neighbouring Myanmar on Aug 25. Kuwait …

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Taleban ‘strikes’ show of strength – Afghan warlord killed

KABUL, Oct 22, (Agencies): A spate of deadly Taleban attacks targeting Afghan forces this week was a show of strength against Donald Trump’s new strategy, and signalled a push to strike security bases rather than cities, analysts said. In three of the four ambushes since Tuesday, militants used bomb-laden Humvees …

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KUWAIT-AMERICA FOUNDATION HUMANITARIAN AWARD TO MELANIA

Trump acclaims Amir’s Mideast role – Trumps attend gala at Kuwaiti Embassy WASHINGTON, Oct 21, (KUNA): US President Donald Trump lauded His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and his infl uential role in the Middle East region. In statements to the audience at a special ceremony held at …

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Amir condoles on Egypt attack

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 21, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber Al-Sabah sent Saturday a cable of condolences to the President of Egypt Abdelfattah el-Sisi over the death and injury of a number of Egyptian policemen in Wahat area in Giza. In the cable, His Highness the …

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Axis of Saudi, Iraq sought against Iran – US top official due in Kuwait

DOHA, Qatar, Oct 21, (Agencies): As US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits the Middle East this weekend, he’ll hope to achieve something that has eluded top American diplomats for a generation: sealing a new alliance between Saudi Arabia and Iraq that would shut the doors of the Arab world …

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Plan to block jihadist content online

G7 countries and tech giants including Google, Facebook and Twitter on Friday agreed to work together to block the dissemination of Islamist extremism over the internet. “These are the first steps towards a great alliance in the name of freedom,” Italian Interior Minister Marco Minniti said after a two-day meeting …

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