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Five get 10 years in jail for collecting cash for DAESH – Bid to lift travel ban on Islamist rejected

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 28: The Court of Appeals upheld the verdict of the Court of First Instance that sentenced five suspects to 10 years in prison with hard labor, while two others were declared innocent, of collecting donations from some tribesmen to support Al-Nusra and DAESH. The court also fined …

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‘DAESH’ suspect jailed

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 13: The Appeals Court, presided over by Judge Ibrahim Al-Obaid, sentenced a person suspected of membership in DAESH to 10 years in prison with hard labor and fined him $30,000 or its Kuwaiti dinar equivalent, reports Al-Rai daily. The higher court’s decision to overturn the verdict of …

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DAESH earns $80mn a month, but starting to struggle: analysis

BEIRUT, Dec 7, (AFP): The Islamic State group is pulling in some $80 million a month, mainly from levies and confiscations, but is struggling financially as strikes hit its oil infrastructure, analysis firm IHS said Monday. In a new report, IHS Conflict Monitor said that IS, unlike other jihadist groups …

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Kuwait backs all efforts against IS – US calls for Syrian, Arab ground troops

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 3, (Agencies): Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Suleiman Al-Jarallah said that Kuwait welcomes and supports any effort to strengthen the international coalition for countering the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Commenting on the US decision to dispatch 100 commandos to fight ISIL in Iraq …

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‘IS struggling to expand in Libya’

UNITED NATIONS, US, Dec 2, (AFP): The Islamic State group has no more than 2,000 to 3,000 fighters in Libya and is struggling to expand its foothold in the north African country, a UN report said Tuesday. The jihadist group, which controls large swaths of territory in Syria and Iraq, …

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Kuwaiti gets 10 yrs for sodomy – Jail, fine for ‘DAESHI’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 2: The Criminal Court of Appeals upheld the verdict issued by the Court of First Instance which sentenced a Kuwaiti citizen to ten-year imprisonment with hard labor. It referred the civil aspect of the case to the Civil Section of the court for hearing. The suspect was …

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ISIL / DAESH gives orders to kill Kuwaiti preacher

KUWAIT CITY: The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or the so-called DAESH is said to have issued ‘orders to kill’ Kuwaiti preacher Abdul Rahman Abdul Khaliq because he is the first preacher who is said to have issued a fatwa to fight the terrorist organization, reports Al-Rai …

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UAE set for IS groundfight – ‘Field marshals’ McCain, Graham call for 100,000 troops

ABU DHABI, Nov 30, (Agencies): The United Arab Emirates has said it is ready to commit ground troops against jihadists in Syria and described Russian air strikes in the country as attacks on a “common enemy”. Quoted by the official WAM news agency on Monday, Emirati State Minister for Foreign …

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Call to join DAESH/ISIL

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 30: A Kuwaiti has informed the Operations Room of the Interior Ministry that an unidentified person is urging his daughter to join DAESH, reports Al-Anba daily. He added, the suspect called from outside the country. The Kuwaiti has given police the number of the caller and State …

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