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Syrian civil war

Kuwait Emir says he pledges $500 million for Syrian humanitarian crisis - @Reuters

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Kuwait

Kuwaiti royal apologizes for raising case of alleged coup against former senior officials - @AP

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Yemen crisis

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar issue joint statement saying they're protecting Yemen against Houthi 'aggression' - @Reuters

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Iraq

3 Iraqis killed in explosion of booby-trapped truck near border with Kuwait - KUNA news agency via @Reuters

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Egypt

Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates pledge $4 billion each at Egypt conference - @Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Speaking to US soldiers in Kuwait, new Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the Islamic State threat is 'social media fueled. It's different.' - @NBCNews

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Fight against Islamic State militants

US Defense Secretary Carter opens meeting at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait with generals, diplomats to discuss Islamic State fight - @DionNissenbaum

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Fight against Islamic State militants

US Secretary of Defense Carter arrives in Kuwait for high level US meeting on how to beat global threat posed by Islamic State - @DionNissenbaum

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Kuwait

Photo: Cars travel on a darkened highway in Kuwait City amid reports of a widespread blackout - @WaelMahdi

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petroleum

Kuwaiti oil minister says OPEC does not need to cut production, won't hold an emergency meeting to discuss sagging prices - @Reuters

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Kuwait

Kuwait is co-operating with countries outside of OPEC to stabilise the oil market, Kuwait energy minister says - @bilgribs

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Iraq

UN agrees to defer Iraq's $4.6 billion Gulf War reparations to Kuwait for a year - @Reuters

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Gulf War

Cash-strapped Iraq seeks delay of $4.6 billion Kuwait war reparation payment - @Reuters

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War in Afghanistan

Photo: Outgoing US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel arrives in Kuwait after an unannounced visit to Afghanistan, where he spoke to a group of US and Polish forces and held a news conference with the president - @jimsciutto

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Guantanamo, Guantanamo, CU

Defense Department says Kuwaiti man held for 13 years is released from Guantánamo Bay - @nytimes

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Fight against Islamic State militants

US Arab allies Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait are reportedly discussing the creation of a military pact against Islamic militants, with the possibility of a joint force to intervene around the Middle East - @AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

8 CF-18 fighter jets leave Alberta's Canadian Forces Base Cold Lake to join US-led coalition against the Islamic State - @CBCAlerts

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Kuwait arrests several suspected Islamic State members under its commitment to the US-led coalition against the jihadists - @AFP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Anti-Islamic State coalition so far, per Secretary of State Kerry: Canada, UAE, Estonia, Albania, France, UK; Australia, Japan, Saudi and Kuwait giving aid - @margbrennan

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Syrian civil war

Kuwait's security officers arrest Hajjaj al-Ajami, who raised money for mujahideen in Syria, upon his arrival from Qatar - @AlArabiya_Eng

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