KUWAIT CITY, March 15: A 1976-born Kuwaiti woman was arrested for holding a placard with a threatening message and sitting in front of Kuwait Stock Exchange. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received a call from a passerby about the woman, securitymen rushed to the location.
They saw the woman sitting in front of Kuwait Boursa and holding a placard with the message – “Do not approach me or you will explode with me. If you have a mother, sister, daughter or wife who is a Kuwaiti, take my picture and share my case with the world. Yes I am a Kuwaiti citizen by the law of Kuwait”. Securitymen managed to seize her and referred her to Sharq Police Station.
Meanwhile, a video of the woman holding the placard and sitting in front of the building of Kuwait Boursa went viral on social media. In response to this video, Ministry of Interior released a statement to confirm that she has been arrested and investigations are ongoing with her to determine the reason for her act
By Munaif Nayef and Meshal Al-Sanousi Al-Seyassah Staff and Agencies