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Kuwait fund, US aid agency sign MoU

KUWAIT, Nov 24 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Acting Information Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah on Tuesday signed a MoU with the US Agency for International Development (USAID).

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Tue, Nov 24, 2020 Fri, Nov 27, 2020

Kuwaiti embassy urges citizens to remain cautious ahead of Hurricane Irma

WASHINGTON, Sept 5 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Embassy urged its nationals in the State of Florida to remain cautious about their safety as the "potentially catastrophic" Hurricane Irma is barreling towards the state from the Atlantic Ocean. Out of keenness on the security and safety of the Kuwaiti citizens and students living in the state of Florida, the Embassy urges them to follow the safety instructions issued by the local authorities.

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

Sheikha Al-Zain submits credentials as new Kuwaiti Amb. in Washington

WASHINGTON, April 30 (KUNA) -- Sheikha Al-Zain Al-Sabah submitted her credentials as the new Ambassador of Kuwait to Washington during a meeting with US President Joe Biden, said a statement on Sunday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sun, Apr 30, 2023 Sun, Apr 30, 2023

US VP attends Kuwait's Embassy in Washington annual gala dinner

WASHINGTON, 27 (KUNA) -- US Vice President Mike Pence and top US administration officials gathered at the Kuwait Embassy in Washington for an evening honoring Second Lady Karen Pence, the recipient of the Humanitarian Award for her commitment in raising awareness about the mental health profession of art therapy in the US and around the world.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sat, Oct 27, 2018 Mon, Oct 29, 2018

H.H. the Amir receives US Secretary of State

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

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

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, 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

Kuwaiti FM and U.S. Secretary of State led the fifth U.S.-Kuwait Strategic Dialogue

WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah said on Wednesday the partnership with the United States has strengthened since the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Jan 27, 2022 Thu, Jan 27, 2022

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

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, US discuss bolstering bilateral relations

KUWAIT, July 29 (KUA) -- Kuwait Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah and the US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken held talks Thursday at the Ministry's Headquarter.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Jul 29, 2021 Thu, Jul 29, 2021

US-Kuwaiti strategic dialogue kicks off

WASHINGTON, Sept 8 (KUNA) -- Second session of the Kuwaiti-US Strategic Dialogue kicked off on Friday with a meeting between First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

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

Site of Gulf War memorial unveiled in Washington

WASHINGTON, Feb 26 (KUNA) -- After a long wait, a Gulf War memorial site has been designated in the heart of Washington DC at a ceremony on Tuesday in synchronization with the celebrations marking Kuwait's 58th National Day and 28th Liberation Day.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Feb 27, 2019 Wed, Feb 27, 2019

Ambassador Al-Sabah visits MedStar GU Hospital

WASHINGTON, Feb 6 (KUNA) -- Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah makes a field visit to MedStar Georgetown Hospital; visits Kuwaiti patients; meets Kuwaiti surgeon and intern...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Feb 6, 2017 Mon, Feb 6, 2017

Kuwait FM leads delegation to Manama Dialogue

MANAMA, Nov 19 (KUNA) -- Foreign Minister Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has led the Kuwaiti delegation to the Manama Dialogue on November 18-20 in its 18th session titled "Rules and Competition in the Middle East.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Tue, Nov 22, 2022 Tue, Nov 22, 2022

KDIPA's Chief praises His Highness Amir's meeting with senior US firms' heads

WASHINGTON, Sept 5 (KUNA) -- Director General of Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority (KDIPA) Sheikh Dr. Mishael Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has praised the meeting that broght together His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah with heads of US giant companies working in various sectors in Kuwait.

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

New Kuwait Amb. to US presents credentials

WASHINGTON, Aug 12 (KUNA) - New Kuwaiti Ambassador to the US Jasem Albudaiwi has submitted his credentials to Chief of Protocol of the US State Department Rufus Gifford.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Aug 25, 2022 Thu, Aug 25, 2022

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 FM appreciates US envoy's efforts to end Yemeni conflict

NEW YORK, Sept 24 (KUNA) - Kuwait's Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Naser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah has expressed appreciation to the US envoy to Yemen Tim Lenderking for his endeavors to find a political solution to the decade-long conflict.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Sep 24, 2021 Fri, Sep 24, 2021