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Arab Times

FM meets Ja’afari, eyes end to regional tensions

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 8, (KUNA): Acting Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received on Thursday Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Ja’afari, now on a visit to Kuwait. The two sides discussed a range of issues of mutual concern including the latest political and security developments in the …

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‘Saudi won’t go to war with Iran’ – Somalia cuts ties with Iran

RIYADH, Jan 7, (Agencies): Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has said a war between his country and Iran would be the beginning of a catastrophe and Riyadh would not allow it, the Economist reported on Thursday. “It is something that we do not foresee at all, and …

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US panel passes bill on Iran N-deal

WASHINGTON, Jan 7, (AP): The Republican- led House Foreign Affairs Committee on Thursday approved legislation that would give the US Congress greater oversight of the landmark nuclear deal with Iran. Passage of the bill comes as the United States is poised to begin lifting sanctions against Iran, possibly as early …

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Man shot dead attacking police in Paris – Attacker wearing fake suicide vest

PARIS, Jan 7, (Agencies): The man shot dead trying to attack a Paris police station on Thursday was convicted of theft in 2013, a source close to the investigation told AFP. Investigators matched the man’s fingerprints with those on file for the convicted thief, a homeless man who identified himself …

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Transfer from Article 17 ( Project Visa) to Article 18 (Private Sector Work Visa)

Four expatriates, including my friend, who were working on an Article No 18 residence were transferred last year in January/ February 2015 to a government Article 17 residence. They had been working for the past 5 years in the same company. Unfortunately the Mandoob (company representative) transferred their residence to …

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Chaos as licence, ‘Iqama’ link move provokes public unease – ‘Time wasted, absence from work’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 7: The decision issued by the Ministry of Interior to link the validity of the driving license with the duration of residence permit has negatively affected the traffic departments in most governorates, particularly the Farwaniya Governorate due to the number of persons who filed to renew their …

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1,272 arrested in vegetable market raid

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 7: Security agencies in the Ministry of Interior continued the security campaigns in various parts of the country, the latest of which was the recent intensive campaign at the vegetable market in Sulaibiya area. This resulted in the arrest of 1,272 people who violated the Residency Law, …

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‘Abu Rateb’ leader of Syrian rebel group killed – Dead men still own weapons?

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 7: The leader of Syrian rebel group Ahrar al-Sham Al-Islamiya (the Islamic Movement of the Free Men in the Levant) in Homs province has been killed in an ambush, according to a statement from the group, reports Al-Rai daily. The killing of Abu Rateb al-Homsi Tuesday evening …

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Kuwaiti critically hurt in crash

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 7: A Kuwaiti citizen sustained several injuries when his SUV crashed into a heavy vehicle in Hadiya area. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the accident, securitymen rushed to the location with firefighters and paramedics. Firefighters pulled out …

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