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Kuwait: We'll be the last to normalize ties with Israel

Kuwait: We'll be the last to normalize ties with Israel

Kuwait doubles down on its anti-Israel stance following Israel-UAE agreement.Ben Ariel, 17/08/2020 04:09
Nakbacide - the failed genocidal war against the Jews

Nakbacide - the failed genocidal war against the Jews

Why don't Kuwaiti Palestinians hold a Nakba for the 400,000 expelled from Kuwait by the Kuwaitis for supporting Saddam Hussein? Op-ed.Daniel Greenfield, 18/05/2020 16:42
The Trump Deal: Dead on arrival?

The Trump Deal: Dead on arrival?

The “Deal of the Century” is based on a number of fallacies that lack basic understanding of the Arab motivations for war and aggression against Israel and is thus destined to failure. These fallacies run counter to the president’s own instincts. David Shalom, 14/02/2020 15:26
Kuwait 'appreciates' US efforts to end Israel-PA conflict

Kuwait 'appreciates' US efforts to end Israel-PA conflict

Kuwait comments on Trump’s “Deal of the Century”, reiterates commitment to Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 30/01/2020 03:32
'I thought Iran was strong until I saw Soleimani retaliation'

'I thought Iran was strong until I saw Soleimani retaliation'

Thought Iran was strong country until she saw how it retaliated against US for killing Soleimani, and realized Iran is 'nothing but talk'.Mordechai Sones, 16/01/2020 09:29
Kuwaiti hated Israel, fled to convert and immigrate to Israel

Kuwaiti hated Israel, fled to convert and immigrate to Israel

25-year-old Yusuf Almohna became Naftali - educated on hatred for Israel, recently decided to move to London, on way to immigrate to Israel.Mordechai Sones, 17/12/2019 20:53
The 'Palestinian refugee' who became a Yeshiva boy

The 'Palestinian refugee' who became a Yeshiva boy

Kuwaiti-born Israeli Jewish 'Palestinian refugee' decries UN hypocrisy in keeping Arabs refugees forever.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2019 20:35
Kuwait: Our support for Palestinian cause will remain unchanged

Kuwait: Our support for Palestinian cause will remain unchanged

Kuwait's Deputy Foreign Minister says his country will not normalize ties with Israel until Palestinian demands are met.Elad Benari, 28/06/2019 06:48
History lesson for Kuwaiti ambassador to United Nations

History lesson for Kuwaiti ambassador to United Nations

Israel's UN Amb responds to complaint of 'occupation' with reasoned explanation of eternal connection between Jerusalem and Jewish People.Mordechai Sones, 11/06/2019 19:13
Kuwait concerned over Iran's threats to block Strait of Hormuz

Kuwait concerned over Iran's threats to block Strait of Hormuz

Kuwait looking at Iranian threats to block the Strait of Hormuz with concern, says Deputy Foreign Minister.Elad Benari, 29/04/2019 05:32
Kuwaiti academic invents suppositories to cure SSA

Kuwaiti academic invents suppositories to cure SSA

Kuwaiti therapist merges modern medicine with teachings of Mohammed in one suppository.Mordechai Sones, 25/04/2019 11:17
Pompeo on Middle East tour to counter Iran, boost Netanyahu

Pompeo on Middle East tour to counter Iran, boost Netanyahu

US Sec. of State tells says Middle East trip aims to combat Iranian threat, strengthen dialogue with regional leaders.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/03/2019 13:02
Watch: Lightning strike on fighter jet caught on video

Watch: Lightning strike on fighter jet caught on video

F-18 cockpit camera captures stunning moment a lightning bolt strikes the aircraft canopy.Gary Willig, 30/12/2018 21:15
Kuwait announces additional funding for UNRWA

Kuwait announces additional funding for UNRWA

Kuwait contributes additional $42,100,000 to UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Ben Ariel, 15/11/2018 05:09
Jordan receives financial aid package from Gulf allies

Jordan receives financial aid package from Gulf allies

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait provide Jordan with $1 billion in financial aid to help ease economic crisis.Ben Ariel, 05/10/2018 04:36
Kuwait Airways pays damages to Israeli barred from flight

Kuwait Airways pays damages to Israeli barred from flight

Airline which refused to allow Israeli woman to purchase ticket at Heathrow pays substantial damages for discrimination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2018 22:25
Haley: We will 'unquestionably' veto Kuwaiti resolution

Haley: We will 'unquestionably' veto Kuwaiti resolution

U.S. Ambassador to the UN blasts "one-side" draft resolution calling for the protection of Palestinian Arabs.Elad Benari, 01/06/2018 01:34
Security Council postpones vote on 'protection' of Palestinians

Security Council postpones vote on 'protection' of Palestinians

Vote on Kuwait's resolution calling for the “protection” of Palestinian Arabs postponed after U.S. seeks changes.Elad Benari, 01/06/2018 00:32
UN fails to condemn Hamas attacks on Israel

UN fails to condemn Hamas attacks on Israel

Kuwait blocks UN Security Council resolution condemning terrorists for indiscriminate mortar and rocket fire on Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2018 19:36
UN Ambassador slams 'new low for cynicism and distortion'

UN Ambassador slams 'new low for cynicism and distortion'

UN Ambassador Danon slams Kuwait draft resolution, says it marks a 'new low' for distortion and support of Hamas war crimes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2018 10:03
Will Germany bar Kuwait Airways over its ban on Israelis?

Will Germany bar Kuwait Airways over its ban on Israelis?

German state calls on federal government to bar Kuwait Airways from operating in country over airline's ban on Israeli passengers.JTA, 26/11/2017 17:34
Kuwaiti writer: There is no 'Palestine' and no occupation

Kuwaiti writer: There is no 'Palestine' and no occupation

Kuwaiti writer says Israel is a legitimate sovereign state, calls for alliance with it in order to "annihilate" Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 23/11/2017 12:50
Germany to press Kuwait over discrimination against Israel

Germany to press Kuwait over discrimination against Israel

Germany's foreign ministry will press Kuwait after its airline is permitted to refuse passengers from Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/11/2017 20:57
Saudi Arabia and allies urge citizens not to go to Lebanon

Saudi Arabia and allies urge citizens not to go to Lebanon

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait advise their citizens not to travel to Lebanon, urge those who are there to leave.Elad Benari, 10/11/2017 04:44
Arab-Israeli Facebook star slams Kuwaiti anti-Israel boycott

Arab-Israeli Facebook star slams Kuwaiti anti-Israel boycott

'If you want to boycott Israel because of Palestine, you’re also boycotting 2 million Muslim Palestinian Israelis like me.'JTA, 03/10/2017 22:51
Questions and answers: The Emirate Plan

Questions and answers: The Emirate Plan

Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 19/09/2017 23:55
Kuwait arrests Hezbollah terrorist cell

Kuwait arrests Hezbollah terrorist cell

Capture of Iran-backed terror cell severely strains Kuwaiti-Iranian relations.Tzvi Lev, 13/08/2017 10:58
Kuwait expels 15 Iranian diplomats

Kuwait expels 15 Iranian diplomats

Kuwait asks 15 Iranian diplomats to leave the country. Iran threatens to reciprocate.Ben Ariel, 21/07/2017 05:15
 Qatar and the Saudis – getting ready for the next round

Qatar and the Saudis – getting ready for the next round

The demands have been retracted, but reconciliation is not at hand.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 07/07/2017 06:45
Kuwait calls on Qatar to exercise 'self-restraint'

Kuwait calls on Qatar to exercise 'self-restraint'

Kuwait's ruler aims to ease tensions between Qatar and other regional nations.Elad Benari, 06/06/2017 05:13
Kuwaiti film producer slams Muslim preachers

Kuwaiti film producer slams Muslim preachers

Kuwaiti film producer published article criticizing Muslim preachers for inciting against Jews in sermons while ignoring Muslim atrocities.Yoel Domb, 01/11/2016 08:53
Kuwait foils three ISIS attacks

Kuwait foils three ISIS attacks

Kuwaiti forces arrest suspected ISIS terrorists who planned three attacks on the country.Ben Ariel, 04/07/2016 03:42
Kuwaiti "no-Israelis" airline has to stop flights

Kuwaiti "no-Israelis" airline has to stop flights

"Lawfare Project" chalks up victory.Hillel Fendel, 04/05/2016 02:14
Blasphemy charge for activist over Koran comments

Blasphemy charge for activist over Koran comments

Prominent activist and professor could face jail time for noting Kuwaiti constitution has legal precedence.Arutz Sheva staff, 15/04/2016 14:50
Kuwaiti writer to Arab world: Recognize Israel

Kuwaiti writer to Arab world: Recognize Israel

Popular Kuwaiti columnist pens article calling on Arab, Muslim world to 'immediately recognize Israel,' drop terms like 'Zionist entity.'David Rosenberg, 11/04/2016 22:34
Kuwait expels 14 suspected members of Hezbollah

Kuwait expels 14 suspected members of Hezbollah

Kuwait expels 11 Lebanese and three Iraqis, following decision to blacklist Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.Ben Ariel, 22/03/2016 05:46
Student expelled for anti-Semitic comments

Student expelled for anti-Semitic comments

Amira Jumaa becomes first student expelled from the prestigious Sciences Po University in Paris for her Jew hatred.Shoshana Miskin, 17/01/2016 17:50
Kuwait, too, recalls its Iran ambassador

Kuwait, too, recalls its Iran ambassador

Gulf kingdom joins Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Sudan in breaking ties with Iran as Sunni-Shi'ite rift expands.Gil Ronen, 05/01/2016 12:21
Can the Dubai Model Inspire Arabs?

Can the Dubai Model Inspire Arabs?

There are reasons for Dubai to be careful despite its seeming prosperity.Prof. Daniel Pipes, 31/12/2015 22:02
Kuwait Airways drops NYC-London flights

Kuwait Airways drops NYC-London flights

Kuwait Airways decides to scrap flights between JFK and Heathrow rather than lift its discriminatory ban on Israelis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2015 05:13
Kuwait arrests members of ISIS terrorist cell

Kuwait arrests members of ISIS terrorist cell

Kuwait arrests six men suspected of recruiting terrorists for the ISIS jihadist group.Ben Ariel, 20/11/2015 05:45
Olympic Committee drops Kuwait for banning Israeli

Olympic Committee drops Kuwait for banning Israeli

Kuwaiti event gets Olympic qualifying status revoked, after Israeli official barred from entering the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2015 08:45
French embassy fires intern over anti-Semitic rant

French embassy fires intern over anti-Semitic rant

Kuwaiti intern at French embassy in the U.S. dismissed after referring to Jews as scums and rats on Facebook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2015 03:12
Kuwait Airways Discriminated Against Israelis

Kuwait Airways Discriminated Against Israelis

United States government determines that Kuwait Airways discriminated against an Israeli by refusing to sell him a ticket.Ben Ariel, 01/10/2015 05:14
Kuwait Terror Suspects Deny Ties to Iran

Kuwait Terror Suspects Deny Ties to Iran

More than 20 Kuwaitis deny in court they are linked to Iran and Hezbollah, allege they were tortured and forced to confess.Ben Ariel, 16/09/2015 05:17
Iran Objects to Kuwait Linking it to Terror Cell

Iran Objects to Kuwait Linking it to Terror Cell

Islamic Republic and known terror supporter cries foul over link to Hezbollah spying cell in Kuwait.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2015 18:32
Kuwait Charges Terror Suspects with Links to Iran

Kuwait Charges Terror Suspects with Links to Iran

Kuwait charges 24 people suspected of links to Iran and Hezbollah with plotting terrorist attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2015 05:15
Kuwaiti MP: Iran the True Enemy of the Arab States

Kuwaiti MP: Iran the True Enemy of the Arab States

Gulf state once on good terms with Tehran drifts further away after Iran tries to market disputed oilfield, accused of arming terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2015 15:57
Kuwait Breaks Up Iranian-Trained Hezbollah Cell

Kuwait Breaks Up Iranian-Trained Hezbollah Cell

Kuwaiti authorities say arms cache seized last week smuggled in from Iran; Revolutionary Guard trained Hezbollah 'sleeper cell.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2015 15:49
Kuwait Nabs Members of Hezbollah Terror Cell

Kuwait Nabs Members of Hezbollah Terror Cell

Kuwait authorities seize huge arms cache, arrests three suspected members of a terrorist cell linked to Hezbollah.Ben Ariel, 14/08/2015 03:43
Iran's Zarif Calls for United Front Against Terror

Iran's Zarif Calls for United Front Against Terror

Iran’s foreign minister calls for united front among Middle Eastern nations to fight terrorism in first regional trip since deal with West.Elad Benari, 27/07/2015 05:12
Kuwait Charges 29 in Mosque Attack

Kuwait Charges 29 in Mosque Attack

Kuwait charges 29 people over the suicide bombing of a Shiite mosque that was claimed by ISIS.Ben Ariel, 15/07/2015 04:42
Kuwait Makes Arrest in Attack on Mosque

Kuwait Makes Arrest in Attack on Mosque

Kuwait detains the owner of a car that took a bomber to carry out an attack on a Shiite mosque.Ben Ariel, 28/06/2015 05:44
State Department: No Evidence Attacks Were Related

State Department: No Evidence Attacks Were Related

State Department spokesman says there is evidence that attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait were coordinated.Ben Ariel, Canada, 27/06/2015 01:01
White House Condemns 'Heinous' Attacks

White House Condemns 'Heinous' Attacks

White House condemns spate of terrorist attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait, offers support to the affected countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/06/2015 20:26
Lawyer for Father of 'Jihadi John' Resigns

Lawyer for Father of 'Jihadi John' Resigns

Kuwaiti lawyer representing the father of alleged ISIS executioner quits the case after filing lawsuits for his client.Ben Ariel, 09/03/2015 00:15
'Jihadi John' Relatives Under Watch in Kuwait

'Jihadi John' Relatives Under Watch in Kuwait

Kuwaiti authorities are monitoring family members of Mohammed Emwazi, believed to be ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2015 09:48