First Eurofighter Typhoons Arrive In Kuwait
ROME: The first two of 28 Eurofighter Typhoons made in Italy for the Kuwait Air Force were delivered on Tuesday. The fighter jets were built by Italian aerospace company Leonardo according to the specifications of the Kuwaiti Air Force. The initial two jets are the multi-role Typhoon Tranche 3,... Read more
Kuwait Detains 18 Suspected Of Financing Lebanon’s Hezbollah — Media
CAIRO: Prosecutors in Kuwait have detained 18 people suspected of financing Lebanon’s powerful Shiite Muslim group Hezbollah, the newspapers Al-Qabas and Al-Rai reported on Thursday. Al Qabas said the prosecution ordered the detainees to be held at the central prison for 21 days while investigations continue into alleged “membership... Read more
Kuwait’s Emir Launches Process For Amnesty Pardoning Dissidents
KUWAIT: Kuwait’s ruling emir on Wednesday paved the way for an amnesty pardoning dissidents that has been a major condition of opposition lawmakers to end a months-long standoff with the appointed government that has paralyzed legislative work. Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah tasked the parliament speaker, the prime minister... Read more
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Kuwait Condemn Failed Coup Attempt in Sudan
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia condemned the failed coup attempt in Sudan, Al-Arabiya TV reported on Wednesday, citing the kingdom’s foreign ministry. The United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Kuwait also condemned the failed coup attempt in Sudan and renewed their support for the Sudanese people. Egypt, in a statement issued by... Read more
Kuwait to Implement Largest Government Restructuring in its History as of 2022
Kuwait plans to merge ministries, abolish others and create new strategies as part of the largest restructuring roadmap in its history over the next four years, Al Qabs reported. Beginning in 2022, the ministries of electricity, water and oil will come together under one umbrella called the ‘Ministry of... Read more