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Tweet jails Kuwaiti

KUWAIT CITY, June 19, (AFP): Kuwait’s lower court on Monday sentenced an opposition activist to 15 years in prison for insulting the judiciary on Twitter, the third sentence against him since 2014. Sager Al-Hashash was found guilty of discrediting the integrity of judges in a tweet which dates back to …

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Tortoise vs highbred horse – ‘Tread carefully’

“I wish religion enters politicians, rather than religious people entering politics.” — renowned Islamic cleric, Muhammad Mitwali Al-Sharawi (1911 – 1998) Crises always contain lessons to benefit from. One of the current unfortunate political crises witnessed in the region has demonstrated the risks involved in the use of political media …

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Saudi jailed – Blogger caught

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 25: The Public Prosecution decided to detain Twitter user, Sarah Al-Durees, for a day to question her in relation to her posts on her Twitter account as these posts were deemed offensive to HH the Amir and his authority. Sources disclosed Al-Durees turned herself to the police …

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Kuwait University professor summoned for abusive tweets against Saudi Arabia – Account Hacked – Jumping Red Light

6 wanted men held: Securitymen from the Capital Security Directorate arrested six persons wanted by law for their involvement in civilian and criminal cases, as well as recovered a stolen vehicle in the area. This is part of the ongoing security campaigns carried out by the directorate under the supervision …

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Con in custody – Egyptian posts offensive tweets on Amir

MANAMA, Bahrain, Oct 21: Kuwait’s Public Prosecution has remanded an Egyptian expatriate in custody in a state security case related to insulting the Amir on the Twitter microblog. Kuwaiti media reported that the security forces have arrested the Egyptian man after he posted derogatory tweets on his account that insulted …

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