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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 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 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 regrets US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel

KUWAIT, Dec 6 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait followed with profound regret the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel and move its embassy to the holy city, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Dec 6, 2017 Wed, Dec 6, 2017

Kuwait to host Coalition against IS ministerial meeting Feb. 13

KUWAIT, Jan 16 (KUNA) -- The US-led International Coalition against the so-called Islamic State (IS) is due to meet in Kuwait at the level of foreign ministers on February 12, Kuwait's Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah said Tuesday.
The meeting involving the 74-member strong military alliance is part of efforts to up the fight against terrorism, Al-Jarallah told KUNA.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Tue, Jan 16, 2018 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

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

Kuwait's Amir receives cable from US Pres.

KUWAIT, Oct 1 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received cable of condolences Thursday from U.S President Donald Trump due to passing of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Oct 2, 2020 Fri, Oct 2, 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

Kuwait's customs, NNSA sign cooperation agreement on banning nuclear, radioactive materials' trafficking

WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's General Administration of Customs and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) of the US Department of Energy signed a cooperation agreement Tuesday here, setting up efforts to ban trafficking of nuclear and other radioactive materials.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Tue, Sep 4, 2018 Mon, Sep 10, 2018

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

Kuwait's FM meets Iraqi counterpart on sidelines of anti-IS meeting in US

Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim Al-Jaafari...

Wed, Mar 22, 2017 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Kuwait's FM takes part in anti-IS coalition meeting in Washington

Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah affirmed that his country was keen on supporting the Iraqi people...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Mar 23, 2017 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Kuwait, Italian FMs discuss means of cementing bilateral ties

Means of cementing bilateral ties in all fields featured high Wednesday on a meeting between the Foreign Ministers of Kuwait and Italy...

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

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

Kuwait, US sign deal on cybersecurity coop

WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (KUNA) -- Eng. Salem Muthib Al-Athainah, the Chairman and CEO of Kuwait's Communication and Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA), and Robert Strayer, US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Cyber and International Communications and Information Policy, signed a letter of intent on cooperation in cybersecurity.

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

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

Kuwaiti delegation discusses lifting the US laptop ban on direct flights

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation called on the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to reconsider its decision and lift the ban imposed on Kuwait Airways' direct flights to America...

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

Kuwaiti diplomat urges world to continue anti-IS efforts

The international community should keep its zeal and power in fighting the so-called Islamic State (IS), a senior Kuwaiti diplomat underlined...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jul 14, 2017 Fri, Jul 14, 2017

Kuwaiti embassy urges citizens to be cautious ahead of Hurricane Harvey

WASHINGTON, Aug 24 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait's Embassy in Washington has urged all Kuwaiti citizens and students in the southern coastal states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas, which are expected to be hit by Hurricane Harvey, to stay vigilant and cautious, and take all precautionary measures to ensure their safety.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Aug 24, 2017 Fri, Aug 25, 2017