Kuwait

June 26, 2000

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Kuwait's court of appeal is due to begin hearing the cases on Monday of several women demanding their full political rights, reported the BBC.online.

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah announced his resignation Monday after taking political responsibility for the Ahmadi refinery blast

June 25, 2000

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Three workers were killed and 43 injured in a blast at Kuwait's main oil refinery on Sunday, damaging the complex and forcing its closure, in the seco

June 24, 2000

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz's planned visit to Kuwait, which has been postponed twice amid a sea border dispute, will now take place in

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Kuwait's oil minister, Sheikh Saud Nasser Sabah, said Saturday that OPEC could pump an additional 300,000 barrels per day (bpd) if needed by the marke

June 18, 2000

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A Kuwaiti female student, who claimed to have been attacked by men for not wearing the Muslim hijab (headscarf), has appealed after a court acquitted

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Kuwait's appeals court on Sunday overturned a two-and-a-half-year jail sentence passed against an Egyptian worker accused of sparking mass riots in Oc

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Kuwaiti foreign minister sheikh Sabah Ahmad Sabah asserted that there "has been no disagreement" between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia on the sea border dem

June 15, 2000

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Kuwaiti emir Sheikh Jaber al-Ahmad al-Sabah refused to meet Palestinian president Yasser Arafat at the funeral of Syrian president Hafez Assad, a news

June 7, 2000

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The case of a Kuwaiti colonel appealing against the death sentence backfired Wednesday as defense witnesses failed to confirm that he was forced to he

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Talks between Saudi Arabia and Kuwait on the delineation of their maritime border ended here Tuesday without agreement, but Kuwait expressed optimism

June 4, 2000

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Saudi Arabia and Kuwaiti oil ministers are to hold talks Tuesday on demarcating their maritime border, which runs through a disputed gas field in the

June 1, 2000

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Lawyer for a Kuwaiti sentenced to death for heading a ‘puppet government’ during Iraq's occupation vowed to "turn around" the case against his client

May 30, 2000

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Kuwait said Monday it will meet with ally Saudi Arabia and non-Arab Iran next month to discuss a dispute over an offshore gas field claimed by the thr

May 28, 2000

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In a critical stage of Kuwaiti women's campaign to win the vote, an administrative court is set Monday to rule on cases filed against the interior min