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Indian court jails ex-diplomat for spying

NEW DELHI, May 20, (Agencies): An Indian diplomat convicted of passing state secrets to Pakistan’s intelligence services has been jailed for three years, her lawyer said Sunday. Madhuri Gupta was found guilty in a New Delhi court on Friday of “spying and wrongful communication of information” while posted to the …

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Kuwait reaffirms solidarity with UK on Salisbury incident

‘OPCW report confirms nerve agent had been used’ NEW YORK, April 19, (KUNA): The State of Kuwait reiterated its solidarity with the United Kingdom in whatever measures it might take to determine the culprits in the poisoning incident in Salisbury on March 4. Speaking before a UN Security Council session …

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Kremlin demands apology from British PM over spy row ‘idiocy’

Moscow, April 4, 2018 (AFP) -The Kremlin has demanded an apology from British Prime Minister Theresa May and her government which implicated President Vladimir Putin in the nerve agent attack on a former double agent, saying this “idiocy has gone too far” “Their theory will not be confirmed in any …

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Russia summons British ambassador over spy poisoning dispute

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Foreign Ministry has summoned the British ambassador to Russia for talks in a heightening dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain. Russia is expected to announce the expulsion of some British diplomats in a retaliatory measure. British Prime Minister Theresa May …

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Envoy pleased with Kuwait position on chemical attack

Kuwait backs UK measures to maintain national security KUWAIT CITY, March 15: The British Ambassador to Kuwait Michael Davenport has expressed delight over the support extended by Kuwait towards the United Kingdom when members of the United Nations Security Council were expressing the stances of their countries regarding the nerve …

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Iran says envoy to remain in Kuwait despite row – ‘Talks continue’

DUBAI, July 24, (Agencies): Iran on Monday denied reports that Kuwait had expelled its ambassador, saying it would maintain a dialogue with the Gulf Arab state after a diplomatic row over Tehran’s alleged links to a “spy and terror” cell. Iranian and Kuwaiti media reported on Thursday that Kuwait had …

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Saudi court sentences 15 to death for spying for Iran

DUBAI, Dec 6 (Reuters) – A Saudi court on Tuesday sentenced 15 people to death for spying for the kingdom’s arch-enemy, Iran, Saudi-owned media reported, in a ruling that could further stoke tension between the two rival powers. The Specialised Criminal Court in Riyadh sentenced 15 other suspects to prison …

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Two suspects sentenced to death in terror cell case

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 12, (Agencies): The criminal court handed down on Tuesday a series of verdicts against members of the terrorist cell ranging from capital punishment to long prison terms. The court also turned this case over to the appeals court to adjudicate it within a month. The criminal court …

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UAE police officer held in Libya of spying – Welayti was fired 5 years ago: Dubai police

BENGHAZI, Libya, Nov 12, (AP): Authorities in Libya’s militia-held capital say they arrested an Emirati police officer on suspicion of being a spy, though Dubai police on Thursday said the man in question was fired five years ago. The arrest comes as US officials last year said the United Arab …

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Woman spied upon – Case filed in privacy breach

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 8: On behalf of a Kuwaiti lady client, Attorney Ayed Al- Rashidi has filed a petition against the Ministry of Interior and requested compensation of KD 40,000 on allegations of spying on his client and placing her under surveillance to monitor her private life using the ministry’s …

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