Kuwait

June 28, 2000

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Iran is "ready to help" Kuwait rebuild the al-Ahmadi refinery which was severely damaged by an explosion Sunday, reported Iran News Agency (IRNA), quo

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A Kuwaiti colonel on death row for collaborating with Iraq on Tuesday urged the emirate's ruler and international human rights groups to help spare hi

June 27, 2000

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In Kuwait, 100,000 people who are officially stateless must register on Tuesday with the authorities to have any chance of gaining citizenship, and th

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Kuwait's newspapers on Tuesday called on the government to resign over a devastating blast in the emirate's biggest oil refinery that left five people

June 26, 2000

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The damage from a deadly blast which rocked Kuwait's biggest and oldest oil refinery will run into hundreds of millions of dollars, an oil expert warn

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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