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Sheikh Nasser Al-Sabah receives His Highness Amir's US award

KUWAIT, Sept 18 (KUNA) -- Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah said Friday upon direction from His Highness the Deputy Amir and Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, he had received the Legion of Merit, Degree Chief Commander, from US President Donald Trump, on behalf of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Sep 19, 2020 Mon, Sep 21, 2020

Kuwaiti Prime Minister receives US representative

KUWAIT, July 27 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah with the presence of Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah Monday received the visiting U.S. Special Representative for Iran and Senior Policy Advisor to Secretary of State Brian Hook and his accompanying delegation.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 27, 2020 Mon, Jul 27, 2020

US deeply respects Kuwait Amir of solid friendship with President Trump -- US official

KUWAIT, July 27 (KUNA) -- The United States of America deeply respects His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah who he is eyed with great admiration by leaders in Washington, the region and the world, a visiting US official said on Monday.

Mon, Jul 27, 2020 Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Kuwaiti Foreign Min receives US representative for Iran

KUWAIT, July 27 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah received Monday the visiting US Special Representative for Iran and Senior Policy Advisor to Secretary of State, Brian Hook.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 27, 2020 Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Kuwait PM receives American military delegation

KUWAIT, July 13 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received on Monday, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Ahmad Mansour Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah at Seif Palace, visiting Commander of the US Central Command General Kenneth McKenzie and his entourage.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 13, 2020 Mon, Jul 13, 2020

Kuwait Amir congratulates Pres. Trump on Independence Day

KUWAIT, July 3 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Friday sent a congratulatory cable to US President Donald Trump on his country's 244th independence anniversary.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jul 3, 2020 Thu, Jul 9, 2020

Secretary Esper: The United States and Kuwait stand side-by-side in our efforts to defeat ISIS and bring stability and cooperation to the region

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper at the headquarters of the Munich 56th Security Conference held in Germany.

Tue, Feb 18, 2020 Tue, Feb 18, 2020

Pompeo: US, Kuwait share "very special" relationship

WASHINGTON, Nov 18 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo praised the "very special" relationship the US and Kuwait share together, affirming that President Donald Trump and His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah "value" this relationship that "benefits the world." This came in a speech Pompeo gave as the Humanitarian Award recipient for his commitment to "safeguarding and promoting peace around the world" at the Kuwait-America Foundation Gala Dinner for UNHCR held at the Kuwait Embassy, which was attended by Vice President Mike Pence and his wife... Read more...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Nov 22, 2019 Fri, Nov 22, 2019

Kuwait Participates in the Ministerial Meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Small Group

Assistant Foreign Minister for Development and International Cooperation Nasser Al-Sabeeh headed the Kuwaiti delegation that participated in the ministerial meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Small Group, which was held on Thursday, November 14, 2019, in Washington, DC.

Fri, Nov 15, 2019 Fri, Nov 15, 2019

Kuwait participates in the Middle East Strategic Alliance meeting in Washington

KUWAIT, Nov 14 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait assistant foreign minister, Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, has headed the Kuwaiti delegation that took part in the strategic Middle East conference (MESA) hosted by the US.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Nov 15, 2019 Fri, Nov 15, 2019

Minister Al-Hajraf meets US Treasury Sec. Mnuchin

Kuwaiti Minister of Finance Dr. Nayif al-Hajraf met with US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Washington and discussed ways to boost bilateral ties in the fields of investment and trade.

Fri, Apr 12, 2019 Mon, Apr 15, 2019

World Bank CEO announces His Highness Amir award for global development, peace efforts

KUWAIT, April 12 (KUNA) -- World Bank Chief Executive Officer Kristilina Georgieva announced on Friday an award handed to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah in recognition of his role in supporting economic and social development worldwide and global peace.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Apr 12, 2019 Mon, Apr 15, 2019

US Deputy Sec. of State thanks Kuwait for strong partnership, friendship

WASHINGTON, April 11 (KUNA) -- US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan met here Thursday with Kuwaiti Minister of Commerce and Industry Khaled Al-Roudhan during which he thanked him for "Kuwait's strong economic partnership and friendship with the United States."

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Apr 12, 2019 Mon, Apr 15, 2019

Kuwait regrets and deplores the US decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights

An official source at the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed Kuwait's regret over the US decision to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Syrian Golan Heights.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Mar 25, 2019 Tue, Mar 26, 2019

Kuwait, US dialogue focuses on boosting strategic partnership

KUWAIT, March 21 (KUNA) -- Kuwait and United States held the Third United States-Kuwait Strategic Dialogue which mainly focused on enhancing their strategic partnership.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Mar 21, 2019 Fri, Mar 22, 2019

Pompeo lauds His Highness Amir efforts for regional stability

KUWAIT, March 21 (KUNA) -- Visiting US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hailed Thursday His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's efforts in preserving the region's stability, particularly resolving the GCC dispute.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Mar 21, 2019 Fri, Mar 22, 2019

Pompeo's visit "significant" amidst "critical" regional developments - Kuwaiti FM

KUWAIT, March 20 (KUNA) -- US State Secretary's "significant" visit comes amidst "critical" regional developments, said Kuwait's top diplomat on Wednesday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Mar 20, 2019 Fri, Mar 22, 2019

Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and FM holds talks with Sec. Pompeo

KUWAIT, March 20: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, held talks with US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo in Kuwait at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs before the start of the third round of the Strategic Dialogue between the State of Kuwait and the United States of America.

Wed, Mar 20, 2019 Fri, Mar 22, 2019

His Highness the Amir hosts top officials, talks with Pompeo on ties, issues

KUWAIT, March 20 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Bayan Palace Wednesday His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Mar 20, 2019 Thu, Mar 21, 2019

Wife of Kuwait's Amb. to US named among America's top 100 party hosts for 2019

WASHINGTON, March 8 (KUNA) -- As the world observes International Women's Day, the wife of Kuwait's Ambassador to the US Sheikha Rima Al-Sabah was named by a prominent US magazine among America's top 100 party hosts for 2019.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Mar 8, 2019 Fri, Mar 8, 2019