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Kuwait hits 36th spot in ‘top 50’ list of nations with largest arms imports

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 20, (Agencies): Kuwait landed on the 36th spot in the top 50 list of countries with the largest weapon imports in 2016, according to results of a study conducted by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). In a press statement Monday, SIPRI revealed the arms imports by …

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‘Terrorist groups focused on Kuwait, GCC nations’ – Need to remain vigilant: official

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 23: Some Kuwaiti political activists have reacted to a recent security alert issued by the British Foreign Affairs Ministry to her citizens in Kuwait saying security readiness and alert is necessary regardless of the warnings from Britain. Assistant Undersecretary for Ownership Transfer at the Ministry of Finance …

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Kuwait ‘routines’ UK likely attack warning – ‘Alarm regional’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22, (KUNA): In response to a British warning Saturday of “likely attacks in Kuwait,” Kuwait Foreign Ministry assured the warnings are a routine measure and issued not for Kuwait only but for Middle East and most of the European countries. In a statement to KUNA in this …

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Minister lauds defence forces for protecting, defending nation

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 17, (KUNA): Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Mohammad Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah commended the Air Force personnel and military commandos for defending and protecting the State of Kuwait and its nation. In a press statement he issued on the sidelines of a military drill titled …

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‘Not hiding vital info on security sector from public’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 7: Director General for Public Relations and Media Security at Ministry of Interior Brigadier Adel Al- Hashash has affirmed that his department possesses clear vision and follows a policy based on scientific principles. According to a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, Brigadier Al-Hashash said this …

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MoI: don’t incite ‘sectarian’ strife

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 5: The Ministry of Interior is closely monitoring seminars of National Assembly election candidates and it will take legal action against those who will be proven to be instigating sectarian strife or threatening national unity, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting sources. Sources warned the ministry will take measures …

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‘Majority of people feel safe, secure in Kuwait’ – ‘Tighten security at some malls’

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 2: In this week’s Arab Times online poll, readers shared the sense and degree of safety they feel in Kuwait. The majority of voters attested to feeling a high degree of safety and security in Kuwait. Kuwait ranks at 51 in the Global Peace Index and comes …

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Cabinet prime focus security

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 10, (KUNA): Kuwait is determined to take resolute action against all threats to the nation’s security and stability, the Cabinet warned on Monday. These remarks were made during the Cabinet’s weekly meeting at Seif Palace, presided over by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad …

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Eyes … all over

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 4: The Interior Ministry has made a list of vital facilities, important sites and highways where it plans to install CCTV cameras, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting knowledgeable security sources. The same sources said the project will help combat crime and identify the suspects. This will reduce a …

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Forces set to put down ‘unlicensed gatherings’ – Scanners in place to detect weapons, explosives

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 28: The Ministry of the Interior has issued strict instruction to all security sectors to put down any unlicensed demonstrations and gatherings to prevent chaos in the country which may hurt the security situation, reports Annahar daily quoting high-level security sources. The sources said the instructions were …

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