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No new visas nor renewal of residence for North Korean citizens in Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY: The Ministry of Interior is taking count of the North Koreans into the country in view of enforcing a decision which was recently issued by Kuwait. The daily added, according to the decision no new visas will be issued to the North Koreans workers and those who hold …

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US warplanes in show of force

Japan seeks funds to boost missile ranges SEOUL, South Korea, Aug 31, (Agencies): The United States fl ew some of its most advanced warplanes in bombing drills with ally South Korea on Thursday, a clear warning after North Korea launched a midrange ballistic missile designed to carry nuclear bombs over …

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North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan – Trump says ‘all options on the table’; Russia, UAE tell North to stop ‘provocations’

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug 29, (Agencies): In a first, North Korea on Tuesday fired a ballistic missile designed to carry a nuclear payload that flew over Japan and splashed into the northern Pacific Ocean, officials said. The aggressive missile launch — likely the longest ever from North Korea — over …

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No work permits for North Koreans

KUWAIT CITY: According to a decision taken by Residence Affairs Department of the Ministry of Interior on July 18, 2017, work permits will not be issued for North Koreans, reports Al-Qabas daily. The decision also says about 1,800 North Koreans will be affected by the decision because the authorities will …

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China bans North Korean iron, seafood imports

BEIJING, Aug 14, (Agencies): China will halt iron, iron ore and seafood imports from North Korea starting Tuesday, following through on new UN sanctions after US pressure for Beijing to strongarm Pyongyang over its ally’s nuclear programme. The decision was announced on Monday after days of increasingly bellicose rhetoric between …

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Trump cites ‘military option’ on North Korea

WASHINGTON, Aug 13, (Agencies): US President Donald Trump and his French counterpart pledged Saturday to work to denuclearize North Korea, but Trump again invoked the grim possibility of “military measures” if other steps should fail. Trump’s latest warning came amid a flurry of international calls — from China, the North’s …

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Kuwait taking action against North Korea

WASHINGTON, Aug 12, (RTRS): Kuwaiti authorities have begun taking measures against North Korea, including stopping direct flights to and from Pyongyang, state news agency KUNA cited an official source in Kuwait’s foreign ministry as saying on Thursday. The official source said the measures included stopping entrance visas for North Korean …

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No North Korea ban

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug 10, (AP): Stalwart US ally Kuwait will continue to grant visas to North Korean laborers whose wages allegedly aid Pyongyang in evading international sanctions, its government told The Associated Press on Thursday before its ruler travels to Washington to meet President Donald Trump. In a …

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Kuwait bans import of gold, rare metals from North Korea

MoCI issues circular to all its sectors KUWAIT CITY, June 7: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry recently issued a circular to all of its sectors and affiliate authorities on prohibiting the import of gold, rare metals, titanium and vanadium crutches directly or indirectly – whether for persons, ships or …

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South Korea fires shots at North Korea after object crosses border

South Korea fired warning shots Tuesday after an unidentified object fl ew south from rival North Korea, Seoul’s military said. Local media said it may have been a North Korean military drone. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the military broadcast a warning to North …

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