Kuwait PM submits cabinet resignation

Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
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Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
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Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah (R) received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah (L) and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
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Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah (R) received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah (L) and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
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Updated 13 January 2021

Kuwait PM submits cabinet resignation

Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah (R) received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah (L) and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where they handed their resignation. (KUNA)
  • The premier must now submit the government’s resignation to emir

DUBAI: Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah on Wednesday presented the resignation of his cabinet to the emir, Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah, the state news agency KUNA reported.

Kuwait government ministers submitted their resignation en masse to Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah on Tuesday, the government communications (CGC) office said.
“Sheikh Sabah received Defense Minister Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Sabah and other government ministers at Seif Palace, where he handed the resignation of all government members, placing them at his disposal,” the statement said.
It added that the move comes “in light of developments in the current situation” regarding the relationship between the parliament and the government, and for the benefit of national interest.


Moroccan king, UAE FM discuss cooperation

Moroccan king, UAE FM discuss cooperation
Updated 11 min 36 sec ago

Moroccan king, UAE FM discuss cooperation

Moroccan king, UAE FM discuss cooperation
  • UAE and Morocco share close ties and constant keenness to advance cooperation
  • Abdullah bin Zayed also met his Moroccan counterpart

DUBAI: Morocco’s King Mohammed VI received the UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, who conveyed a message from Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed.
During the meeting they discussed bilateral relations, ways to enhance cooperation in all fields, and regional and international issues of common interest, the UAE’s official news agency WAM reported.

“Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed affirmed that the UAE and Morocco and their leaderships share close brotherly ties and constant keenness to advance the horizons of cooperation in all fields in order to achieve the common interests of the two countries and the benefit of their peoples,” WAM said.
The UAE minister praised the king’s leadership and his constant keenness to strengthen bilateral ties, and met his Moroccan counterpart Nasser Bourita. 

They discussed bilateral relations, global developments, and enhancing cooperation to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
The Emirati minister said the UAE and Morocco share deep historical relations, and are always eager to strengthen them and develop cooperation in all fields. He also affirmed the UAE’s full support for Moroccan sovereignty over Western Sahara.