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Ban on travel to Palestinian territories under Israel

KUWAIT CITY, March 15: MPs Mohammad Al-Dalal, Dr Khalil Abdullah, Al-Humaidi Al-Subaie, Omar Al-Tabtabai and Usama Al-Shaheen have submitted a draft bill which forbids ‘Travel to the occupied Palestinian territories under the control of the Israeli entity’, reports Al-Anba daily. The draft bill states citizens should not be allowed to …

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Israel warns Iran on Syria – Turkish helicopter downed

JERUSALEM, Feb 11, (Agencies): Israel issued stark warnings on Sunday over Iran’s presence in neighbouring Syria after a confrontation threatened to open a new and unpredictable period in the country’s seven-year civil war. Israel carried out major air raids in Syria on Saturday, including against what it described as Iranian …

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Netanyahu in India

NEW DELHI, Jan 14, (Agencies): Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in New Delhi on Sunday for the first visit by an Israeli leader to India in 15 years, promising closer ties with the regional power. Netanyahu and his wife Sara were welcomed at the international airport in New Delhi by Prime Minister …

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Amir praises Speaker’s stand for Palestinians

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 19, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Thursday praised National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim for his pro-Palestinian stance at the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. In a cable, His Highness the Amir emphasized Al-Ghanim’s firm remarks against …

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‘OCCUPIER, KILLERS OF CHILDREN … GRAB YOUR BAGS AND LEAVE’ – Applause as Speaker takes on Israel

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim sternly told the Israeli delegation that participated in the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Conference Wednesday to leave after hearing the latter’s comments on the Palestinian lawmakers languishing in jail. Kuwait’s chief lawmaker fi ercely replied to the Israeli parliament representative’s comments on …

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‘Practice ethical power, stem Israeli’s atrocities’

Tackle Rohingya crisis: Kuwait SAINT PETERSBURG, Oct 16, (KUNA): National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim has called for the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) to be turned into an “ethical authority” that can practise direct criticism, warning, admonition and freezing against members that do not commit themselves to the IPU’s principles. Addressing …

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Home of Palestinian who killed 3 razed

Israel builds wall after Gaza tunnel trauma KOBAR, Aug 16, (Agencies): Israeli forces demolished the home on Wednesday of a Palestinian who fatally stabbed three Israelis in a nearby settlement as tensions soared last month over Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound. The military confirmed the demolition in the village of Kobar …

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Israel arrests Islamic cleric for ‘incitement’

PA to free arrested journalists JERUSALEM, Aug 15, (Agencies): Israeli police arrested a fi rebrand Islamic cleric on Tuesday who has been repeatedly accused of inciting violence over a sensitive Jerusalem holy site where tensions again fl ared last month. Raed Salah, released from prison in January after serving a …

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Kuwait condemns Israel’s practices in Jerusalem, Al-Aqsa

KUWAIT CITY, July 27, (KUNA): The State of Kuwait on Thursday “strongly” condemned the escalating Israeli practices against the Palestinians in Al-Quds Al-Sharif (Jerusalem) and Al-Aqsa Mosque, urging the Israeli authorities to fully reopen the mosque. In a statement, an official at the Foreign Ministry called for removing all restrictions …

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