Kuwait slaps blogger Abdullah Mohammed al-Saleh who insulted Saudi Arabia with ten-year sentence

Kuwaiti blogger and activist Abdullah Mohammed al-Saleh Kuwait’s Criminal Court has sentenced Kuwaiti blogger and activist Abdullah Mohammed al-Saleh to ten years in prison for allegedly insulting Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain in the wake of the the ongoing Saudi-led diplomatic and trade boycott against energy-rich Persian Gulf kingdom of Qatar. The court […]

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Kuwait’s emir accepts resignation of prime minister, cabinet: Media

The Kuwait emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, waves during the opening ceremony of the new legislative year at the parliament in Kuwait City, October 24, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Kuwait’s emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, has accepted the resignation of the prime minister and his cabinet, asking them to continue important duties until […]

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Kuwaiti lawmaker tells Israeli delegation to leave Inter-Parliamentary Union conference in Russia

A high-ranking Kuwaiti lawmaker has furiously told an Israeli delegation to immediately leave a conference in Russia. During an Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) conference held in Russia on Wednesday, Kuwaiti National Assembly Speaker Marzouq al-Ghanim responded to an Israeli parliament representative’s comments about imprisoned Palestinian lawmakers by telling the regime’s delegation to leave. “The saying ‘if you […]

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Kuwait urges Qatar not to worsen tensions; Qatar calls Persian Gulf Cooperation Council future at stake

Emir of Kuwait Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah (L), Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani (C) and Oman’s Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi attend a summit on December 7, 2016, in the Bahraini capital Manama. (Photo by AFP) Kuwait’s emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah has called on Qatar to refrain from worsening regional tensions. […]

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Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani sends message to Kuwaiti emir Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has penned an official message to Kuwait’s Emir Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, amid a series of recent high-profile contacts between Iran and the Arab countries of the Persian Gulf region. Iranian Ambassador to Kuwait City Alireza Enayati submitted President Rouhani’s message to Kuwaiti […]

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