KUWAIT CITY, June 10: The Ministry of Defense has said it will open the door for Kuwaitis and children born to Kuwaiti mothers to join the military service as a professional soldier starting next Sunday. The applications will be accepted over two weeks and must be submitted through the electronic link www.vc.kuwaitarmy.gov.kw. Sources told the Al-Seyassah that the registration will initially be for Kuwaitis and the bedoun sons born to Kuwaiti mothers, while the second stage will be for children of military personnel and sons of those included in the 1965 census.
The sources explained the applicants must pass the medical test and must be 18 years old and not more than 50 years old. The sources indicated the Ministry of Defense will appoint those who pass the interview for the position of a professional soldier in all military sectors, each person according to the specialization the person applied for.
By Munif Nayef Al-Seyassah Staff and Agencies