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Third GCC-US Summit discusses Iran's intervention, supporting legitimacy in Yemen

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and US President Donald Trump headed the Third GCC-US Summit, discussing Gulf security and Iran's intervention in domestic affairs of...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Sun, May 21, 2017 Sun, May 21, 2017

US & Kuwait Ambassadors highlight opportunities in Kuwait for US Businesses

“Commerce is an important part of the US-Kuwait strategic partnership.”
– Kuwait Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah.

"There are good opportunities in Kuwait if you have a strong local partner, a quality product or service, and have the time and resources to commit to the market."
-- US Ambassador Lawrence Silverman

Thu, May 25, 2017 Thu, May 25, 2017

Ambassador Al-Sabah extends Ramadan greetings

"On the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan, I would like to...

Embassy of the State of Kuwait in WashingtonFri, May 26, 2017 Fri, May 26, 2017

Kuwait expresses gratitude to US troops for liberation in Memorial Day

Kuwait expressed its gratitude for the US efforts in liberating the country from Iraq occupation in 1991...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, May 29, 2017 Mon, May 29, 2017

Kuwait wins a non-permanent member seat at UN Security Council

Kuwait was elected on Friday to serve as a non-permanent member of the Security Council for a two-year term beginning in January 2018...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Fri, Jun 2, 2017 Fri, Jun 2, 2017

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

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

H.H. the Amir receives US Secretary of State

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 10, 2017 Mon, Jul 10, 2017

Kuwaiti delegation discusses lifting the US laptop ban on direct flights

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation called on the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to reconsider its decision and lift the ban imposed on Kuwait Airways' direct flights to America...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 10, 2017 Mon, Jul 10, 2017

Kuwait, US, UK call for rapid solution of Gulf crisis

Kuwait, the US, and Britain Monday called for a rapid end to the Gulf crisis through dialogue, as they expressed their concern over the prolonging of the dispute...

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Mon, Jul 10, 2017 Mon, Jul 10, 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

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

Kuwait abides by resolutions on North Korea sanctions

In Reference to the reports on the presence of large numbers of North Korean labor in Kuwait and the continuation of granting visas to those workers by Kuwait, an official source in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs categorically denied...

Embassy of the State of Kuwait in WashingtonThu, Aug 10, 2017 Thu, Aug 10, 2017

Kuwaiti embassy urges citizens to be cautious ahead of Hurricane Harvey

WASHINGTON, Aug 24 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait's Embassy in Washington has urged all Kuwaiti citizens and students in the southern coastal states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas, which are expected to be hit by Hurricane Harvey, to stay vigilant and cautious, and take all precautionary measures to ensure their safety.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Aug 24, 2017 Fri, Aug 25, 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

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

Kuwaiti embassy urges citizens to remain cautious ahead of Hurricane Irma

WASHINGTON, Sept 5 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Embassy urged its nationals in the State of Florida to remain cautious about their safety as the "potentially catastrophic" Hurricane Irma is barreling towards the state from the Atlantic Ocean. Out of keenness on the security and safety of the Kuwaiti citizens and students living in the state of Florida, the Embassy urges them to follow the safety instructions issued by the local authorities.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Sep 6, 2017 Wed, Sep 6, 2017

Kuwaiti, US sides sign several agreements in different fields

WASHINGTON, Sept 6 (KUNA) -- On the sidelines of the US-Kuwait Economic Forum held at the US Chamber of Commerce, several agreements were signed Wednesday between the Kuwait and American sides in different fields.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Wed, Sep 6, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 2017

His Highness Amir meets US president at White House

WASHINGTON, Sept 7 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, accompanied by National Guard Deputy Chief Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, met US President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday.

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)Thu, Sep 7, 2017 Sat, Sep 9, 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