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GCC Foreign Ministers hold "very positive" meeting with Kerry

"The situation in Syria regretfully is very complicated and difficult and requires the continuation of efforts and pressure,"
- Khaled Al-Jarallah

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 18, 2016 Mon, Jul 18, 2016

Kuwait wins a non-permanent member seat at UN Security Council

Kuwait was elected on Friday to serve as a non-permanent member of the Security Council for a two-year term beginning in January 2018...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jun 2, 2017 Fri, Jun 2, 2017

Kuwaiti Embassy urges citizens to remain cautious as Storm Riley approaches

WASHINGTON, March 2 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Embassy in Washington Friday advised citizens in North Eastern States to comply with local authorities' instructions as Winter Storm Riley was approaching, and the weather conditions might worsen.
The embassy, in a statement, urged the Kuwaiti nationals to stay in contact with the diplomatic mission's officials about their conditions.
It urged them contact the following emergency numbers:

Embassy: +12022620758

Cultural Office: +12023642104

Health Office: +12023202415

Military Office: +12028180666

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Mar 3, 2018 Sat, Mar 3, 2018

Kuwaiti, Egyptian FMs meet in Washington

Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al­Khaled Al­Hamad Al­Sabah met Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Mar 22, 2017 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Melania Trump receives Kuwait-America Foundation '17 Humanitarian Award

WASHINGTON, Oct 21 (KUNA) -- US President Donald Trump and top cabinet officials gathered at the Kuwait Embassy in Washington for an intimate evening of celebration in honor of First Lady Melania Trump's humanitarian service.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Oct 21, 2017 Sat, Oct 21, 2017

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

His Highness Amir meets US president at White House

WASHINGTON, Sept 7 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, accompanied by National Guard Deputy Chief Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, met US President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Sep 7, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 2017

His Highness Amir's representative hands Bush junior message from HH Amir

KUWAIT, Dec 5 (KUNA) -- His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, the Representative of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, on Tuesday, paid a visit to the US 43rd president, George W. Bush, handing him a written message from His Highness the Amir.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Dec 5, 2018 Thu, Dec 6, 2018

Embassy: Kuwaiti nationals safe from OSU violence

Kuwait Embassy affirmed that its nationals in the United States are safe after a man attacked people at Ohio State University (OSU) earlier Monday..

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Nov 28, 2016 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

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

Kuwait, US, UK call for rapid solution of Gulf crisis

Kuwait, the US, and Britain Monday called for a rapid end to the Gulf crisis through dialogue, as they expressed their concern over the prolonging of the dispute...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 10, 2017 Mon, Jul 10, 2017

CITRA, AWS sign coop deal

WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (KUNA) -- Salem Muthib Al-Athainah, Chairman and CEO of Kuwait's Communication and Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA), and Teresa Carlson, Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector at Amazon Web Services (AWS), inked a memorandum of understanding on cooperation.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Sep 5, 2018 Mon, Sep 10, 2018

Third GCC-US Summit discusses Iran's intervention, supporting legitimacy in Yemen

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and US President Donald Trump headed the Third GCC-US Summit, discussing Gulf security and Iran's intervention in domestic affairs of...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sun, May 21, 2017 Sun, May 21, 2017

FM meets US Sec. of State partaking in KICRI, Int'l Coalition Against IS

Kuwait, Feb 12 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met on Monday with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is participating in International Coalition Against IS and Kuwait International Conference for Reconstruction in Iraq (KICRI).

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Feb 12, 2018 Mon, Feb 12, 2018

Kuwait, US sign two investment, education agreements

WASHINGTON, Sept 8 (KUNA) -- The Kuwaiti and US governments signed two joint agreements aimed at boosting their cooperation in the investment and higher education fields on Friday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Sep 9, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 2017

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

His Highness the Amir offers condolence to Pres. Trump

KUWAIT, Aug 28 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a cable of condolences to US President Donald Trump over the victims of Hurricane Harvey which struck Texas late Friday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Aug 28, 2017 Mon, Aug 28, 2017

His Highness the Amir, US President hold talks at Oval Office

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah visited US President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday midday; he was accompanied by Chief of the National Guard Sheikh Mishaal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and other senior officials.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Sep 5, 2018 Mon, Sep 10, 2018

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

Kuwait's Cabinet Affairs Minister holds talks with US State Secretary

Kuwaiti Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah held talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson late Tuesday...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Jun 28, 2017 Wed, Jun 28, 2017