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11 Jul 2021

Head of the Committee on Prisoners and Missing ...

The head of the Prisoners and Missing Persons Affairs Committee at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Rabie Al-Adsani, stated that the fate of 10 prisoners and missing martyrs has been determined, by identifying their identities through the process of identification by genetic analysis of the genetic fingerprint carried out by the General Department of Criminal Evidence at the Ministry of Interior in Kuwait on the remains brought in from Iraq to join the list of Kuwaiti martyrs, whose remains have already been found, the list of prisoners and missing martyrs goes as follows:   1.  Khalaf Salama Yalos Al-Anzi 2.  Shafi Mahdi Mazal Al-Subaie 3.  Abdul Mohsen Mustafa Radi Al-Qallaf 4.  Adnan Ahmed Rashid Al-Khalaf 5.  Ali Aman Butti Al-Mofdi 6.  Imad Muhammad Ibrahim Al-Bannai 7.  Muhammad Salem Barak Al-Sawagh 8.  Naji Fahd Jaafar Abdullah 9.  Nasser Faleh Ayed Al-Rashidi 10.Nasser Muhammad Faraj Al-Anzi        Al-Adsani said that these prisoners had been arrested during the brutal Iraqi invasion of the State of Kuwait in 1990, and their remains were brought from Iraq among the remains of the martyrs whose identification had previously been announced in November 2020 and last January and March 2021. After intensive efforts, information was obtained regarding two burial sites in Iraq, and this information was submitted to the technical subcommittee emanating from the Tripartite Committee, which decided to examine the sites with the Iraqi technical team under the supervision of the International Committee of the Red Cross, and the remains of these prisoners were found.    Al-Adsani stressed that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informed the families of these prisoners immediately after the genetic examination process of the results of identification and the measures taken in this regard. He also stressed that the Ministry is keen to inform the families of the prisoners of any information or data available about their families, considering that this is a human and legal right.     Al-Adsani praised the heroism of these prisoners that were martyred for the sake of Kuwait and set a wonderful example of patriotism and honor, and registered their names in the record of honor and heroism after they faced death with courage and valor for the sake of Kuwait and Kuwaitis, praying to God Almighty to bless the martyrs with his vast mercy and great forgiveness and inspire their families patience and solace.     Al-Adsani expressed his thanks and appreciation for the great efforts made by the General Department of Criminal Evidence at the Ministry of Interior, which contribute effectively to determine the fate of Kuwaiti prisoners through identification operations for the remains brought in from Iraq, despite the difficulties this department faces in the case of any remains in light of the passage of these long years. Al-Adsani also expressed praise for the determination of this administration to reveal the fate of every prisoner, regardless of the efforts and capabilities that this humanitarian and national work requires, confirming the continuation of the identification processes for the remains that were previously brought in from Iraq, and announcing the identity of those whose remains are to be identified.     He also thanked the Iraqi authorities, members of the Tripartite and Technical Subcommittees, the International Committee of the Red Cross and the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) for their efforts made through the work of the Tripartite and Technical Subcommittee, which contributed to determining the fate of these prisoners, expressing his hope for an end to this human tragedy, stressing The State of Kuwait continues its efforts to determine the fate of all Kuwaiti prisoners and nationals of other countries.

10 Jul 2021

The Embassy of the State of Kuwait in ...

The Embassy of the State of Kuwait in London denied what was reported about the involvement of Kuwaiti citizens in a murder in London. The Embassy indicated that it had closely followed the investigations that were conducted, and that the case is nothing more than a quarrel, one of the parties to which was a Kuwaiti citizen whom was recently released from jail.

8 Jul 2021

The State of Kuwait expresses its condemnation and ...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed in a statement on Thursday, the State of Kuwait's strong condemnation and denunciation of the criminal assassination that targeted the President of the Republic of Haiti, Jovenel Moise, expressing its solidarity with the Republic of Haiti, and its condolences to the family of the late president and the friendly Haitian government and people.

7 Jul 2021

The State of Kuwait expresses its support for ...

In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the continued support of the State of Kuwait for the legitimate water rights of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Republic of Sudan. The Ministry praised the efforts made by the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Republic of Sudan to contain the crisis and their efforts to solve it in accordance with the rules of international law, stressing the State of Kuwait's support for international efforts aimed at finding a solution to this important and sensitive issue and resolving it. In addition to the need for the international community to intensify its efforts in coordination with the African Union, and the League of Arab States to start negotiations between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia in a way that would enable a solution to be reached in accordance with the principles of international law and international conventions and in a manner that preserves the interests and rights of the three countries and the Nile Basin countries, and achieves the aspirations of the peoples of the region by reaching a permanent and comprehensive solution.

2 Jul 2021

The State of Kuwait commends the continuous efforts ...

In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs praised the continuous efforts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to resolve the crisis in Yemen. In addition, the Ministry welcomed the meeting that brought together representatives of the Yemeni government and the Southern Transitional Council, which resulted in a consensus to cease all forms of escalation. The Ministry concluded its statement by renewing its welcome for this consensus, calling on the concerned parties to complete the commitment to implement the Riyadh Agreement in order to return security, safety and stability to Yemen.

28 Jun 2021

The State of Kuwait expresses its condemnation and ...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed in a statement on Monday, June 28, 2021, the State of Kuwait's strong condemnation and denunciation of the continued targeting of civilians and civilian areas in southern Saudi Arabia by the Houthi militia. The Ministry explained that the continuation of these systematic criminal attacks confirms the Houthi militia's defiance of international and humanitarian law and its defiance of the international community in its quest to reject and undermine international efforts to reaching a political solution to end the conflict in Yemen. The Ministry called on the international community to take quick and deterrent action to stop these criminal acts aimed at undermining the security of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and destabilizing the region. The Ministry affirmed the State of Kuwait's full support for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its support in all the measures it takes to preserve its security, stability and sovereignty.