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Ambassador Al-Sabah extends Eid Al Adha greetings

"On the occasion of Eid Al Adha, I would like to extend my sincere wishes to the friendly American people. May God bless you all, Eid Mubarak."

Thu, Aug 31, 2017 Thu, Aug 31, 2017

Kuwait's FM meets Iraqi counterpart on sidelines of anti-IS meeting in US

Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim Al-Jaafari...

Wed, Mar 22, 2017 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The Embassy celebrates Kuwait's national day

Ambassador to the United States Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah hosted a reception for a large number of US senior officials, congress members, academics, business leaders and public figures as well as diplomats to celebrate the 57th anniversary of the Independence, 27th anniversary of Liberation, and the 12th anniversary of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's assumption of power.

Wed, Feb 28, 2018 Wed, Feb 28, 2018

Joint Statement of the First Kuwait-U.S. Strategic Dialogue

U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry and Kuwaiti First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah co-chaired the first-ever U.S.-Kuwait Strategic Dialogue on October 21, 2016, in Washington, DC.

U.S. Department of StateFri, Oct 21, 2016 Fri, Oct 21, 2016

Remarks of the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah at the Kuwait-U.S. Strategic Dialogue

In the name of God, most compassionate, most merciful, my dear friend, Secretary Tillerson, U.S. Secretary of State, your excellencies, members of the two participating delegations in the second round of the U.S.-Kuwaiti Strategic Dialogue, ladies and gentlemen, peace of God be upon you all.

U.S. Department of StateSat, Sep 9, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 2017

His Highness the Amir offers condolence to Pres. Trump

KUWAIT, Aug 28 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a cable of condolences to US President Donald Trump over the victims of Hurricane Harvey which struck Texas late Friday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Aug 28, 2017 Mon, Aug 28, 2017

UN Women for Peace Association honors Sheikha Rima with peace award

NEW YORK, March 9 (KUNA) -- The United Nations Women for Peace Association (UNWFPA) honored late Thursday the spouse of Kuwait's Ambassador to the US and Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR Sheikha Rima Al-Sabah with the prestigious Peace Award for her extraordinary philanthropic work for over a decade.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Mar 9, 2018 Fri, Mar 9, 2018

Kuwait's Cabinet Affairs Minister holds talks with US State Secretary

Kuwaiti Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and Acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah held talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson late Tuesday...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Jun 28, 2017 Wed, Jun 28, 2017

His Highness the Amir offers condolences to Trump over terrorist attack

KUWAIT, Nov 1 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Wednesday sent a cable to U.S. President Donald Trump expressing condolences and sympathy over the victims of Manhattan terrorist attack that killed eight people and wounded dozens others.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Nov 1, 2017 Wed, Nov 1, 2017

Kuwait's FM takes part in anti-IS coalition meeting in Washington

Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah affirmed that his country was keen on supporting the Iraqi people...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Mar 23, 2017 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

US to boost actions against terrorism funding -- Minister Al-Saleh

WASHINGTON, Sept 8 (KUNA) -- The visiting Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Anas Al-Saleh has affirmed Washington's resolve to strengthen measures against terrorism funding.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Sep 8, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 2017

Kuwaiti diplomat urges world to continue anti-IS efforts

The international community should keep its zeal and power in fighting the so-called Islamic State (IS), a senior Kuwaiti diplomat underlined...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jul 14, 2017 Fri, Jul 14, 2017

His Highness the Amir receives US Sec. of State

KUWAIT, Feb 13 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Tuesday at Bayan Palace US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and the delegation accompanying him on the occasion of their visit to the country.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Tue, Feb 13, 2018 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Speaker Al-Ghanim delivers message from His Highness Amir to Bush senior

KUWAIT, Oct 5 (KUNA) -- National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim has delivered a written message from His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to US ex-President George H. W. Bush at his residence in Portland, Maine.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Oct 5, 2017 Thu, Oct 5, 2017

The Embassy celebrates Kuwait's national day

On the occasion of the 56th National Day of Kuwait and the 26th Anniversary of Liberation...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Feb 23, 2017 Thu, Feb 23, 2017

Kuwait keen on giving "humanitarian aid" at Pledging Conference in Support of Iraq

WASHINGTON, July 20 (KUNA) -- As one of the co-host countries of the Pledging Conference in Support of Iraq, Kuwait is interested in giving "humanitarian assistance", Kuwaiti Assistant Foreign Minister for Follow-up and Coordination Affairs Nasser Al-Sabeeh said Wednesday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Jul 20, 2016 Wed, Jul 20, 2016

US, UN support Kuwaiti efforts to resolve Gulf crisis

The US and the United Nations expressed late Tuesday their support to Kuwait's mediation efforts to resolve the current GCC crisis...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Jun 28, 2017 Wed, Jun 28, 2017

NUKS 34th annual conference kicks off in US

ATLANTA, Nov 24 (KUNA) -- The 34th National Union of Kuwaiti Students (NUKS) USA conference, kicked off in Atlanta, Georgia on Thursday evening under the slogan (the spirit of cooperation for a unified Kuwait).

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Nov 24, 2017 Fri, Nov 24, 2017

US, Kuwaiti defense officials commemorate long history of cooperation

WASHINGTON, Sept 8 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis met at the Pentagon Thursday with Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Mohammed Khaled Al-Sabah during which he affirmed that the US and Kuwait share a "meaningful history of security cooperation and understanding."

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Sep 8, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 2017

Minister Al-Harbi inaugurates new extension of health office in Washington

WASHINGTON, Aug 2 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Minister of Health Jamal Al-Harbi inaugurated Wednesday a new extension to the Kuwait Health Office in Washington to improve services offered to Kuwaiti patients in the United States.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Aug 3, 2017 Thu, Aug 3, 2017