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Kuwait welcomes Olympic ban lifting
Kuwait, Sept. 4 (BNA): Kuwait's Information Minister Mohammad Al-Jabri has welcomed the International Olympic Committee's announcement of a six-party committee tasked with designing a roadmap after a sports ban on Kuwait was provisionally lifted.
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Defence cooperation discussed
Abu Dhabi, Sep.3 (BNA): Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan today met Commander of the United States Central Command (USCENTCOM) General Joseph Votel. The two sides discussed bilateral relations and prospects of defence and military cooperation, in addition to issues of mutual interest.
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Yemen peace talks preparations discussed
Aden, Sept. 3 (BNA): Yemen's Foreign Affairs Minister Khaled Al-Yemany has discussed with the UN Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffith final preparations for peace talks round scheduled on the sixth of this September in Geneva.
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Kuwait to host tropical medicine conference
Kuwait, Sept. 3 (BNA): Kuwait's Ministry of Health has announced the organisation of the third Infectious Disease Conference under patronage of Health Minister Dr. Shaikh Basil Al-Sabah on September 22-23.
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US welcomes Arab coalition step in Yemen
Washington, Sept. 3 (BNA): The US State Department has welcomed the announcement by the Arab Coalition for the Restoration of Legitimacy in Yemen, led by Saudi Arabia, of a review of the rules of engagement after the recent raid on Saada, calling it "an important first step towards full transparency and accountability."
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Saudi condemns attacks in Somalia and Nigeria
Riyadh, Sep.2 (BNA): Saudi Arabia strongly condemned the twin suicide car attacks which targeted a government’s office in Mogadishu, Somalia. It also strongly condemned the terrorists attack which targeted military base in North East of Nigeria. An official source from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs denounced the terrorist attacks, which left several people dead and injured. The source reiterated Saudi rejection of all forms of violence, terrorism and extremism, regardless of their motives and extremism, extending condolences to the victims’ bereaved families and the Somali and Nigerian governments and peoples, wishing the injured quick recovery.
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Kuwaiti Amir to meet Trump on Wednesday
Kuwait, Sept 2 (BNA): US Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman said "His Highness the Amir Shaikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's visit to Washington and meeting with President Donald Trump reflected strong and sustainable partnership between the two countries."
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Coalition reaffirms commitment to international law
Riyadh, Sept. 2 (BNA): The Joint Forces Command of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen said it has viewed the findings of the Joint Incidents Assessment Team (JIAT).
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Sharjah to host International Narrators Forum
Sharjah, Sept. 2 (BNA): The Sharjah Institute of Heritage (SIH) has announced that the 18th edition of the Sharjah International Narrators Forum (SINF) will begin on September 24 and will take place at Sharjah Expo.
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Arab League denounces US move to cut UNRWA funds
Cairo, Sept. 1 (BNA): The Arab League has denounced the US decision to cut its funds to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).
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