Kuwait

Longtime U.S. 'Allies' Qatar, Kuwait Prime Terror Financiers

Clarion Project 11 April 2014
By Ryan Mauro

David Cohen, the Treasury Department Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, has stated for the record what no other U.S. official would: Qatar and Kuwait, two supposed

 

Arabs No Longer Take Obama Administration Seriously

Gatestone Institute 31 March 2014
By Khaled Abu Toameh

The extension of the peace talks means only one thing: that Abbas will be able to use the new time given to him to try to extract further concessions from the U.S. and Israel, while all the time

 

Saudi Action Puts Muslim Brotherhood In Kuwait On Spot

The Al-Monitor news portal has posted an article by journalist Elizabeth Dickson titled “Saudi action puts Muslim Brotherhood in Kuwait on spot “ which looks at the implications

 

Saudi action puts Muslim Brotherhood in Kuwait on spot

Almonitor 11 March 2014

On March 11, a little-noticed lawsuit will resume in the Kuwaiti courts to disband the Muslim Brotherhood’s local charity arm, the Social Reform Society. Al Eslah, as it is known, is accused of mixing

 

Gulf Anger at Qatar Fueled by its Regional Ambitions

Naharnet 7 March 2014

The unprecedented decision by three Gulf states to pull their envoys from Qatar reflects their frustration with Doha's activist foreign policy and its support for the widely banned Muslim

 

Gulf Ties Could Aid Islamic Finance In Italy

Gulf Business 26 February 2014

Islamic finance has so far made only marginal progress in continental Europe. Bankers and academics in Italy are stepping up efforts to develop Islamic finance in the country

 

Egypt joins Arab anti-money laundering, terrorism funding agreement

State Information Service 26 February 2014

President Adli Mansour issued a decree approving Egypt's joining of an Arab anti-money laundering and terrorism financing agreement, which was signed in Cairo in December 2010

 

Jailed maid aborts baby at police station

Emirates 24/7 20 February 2014

An Ethiopian housemaid aborted her baby at a police station in Kuwait after she was locked up on charges of getting pregnant through an illicit relationship. Police women

 

Video: Heroin is funding Hizbul Mujahideen

Money Jihad 11 February 2014

A Kuwaiti drug kingpin has been orchestrating an international operation to send narcotics through Kashmir into India. A Pakistan-based "launch commander” of the jihadist organization Hizbul Mujahideen is a key middleman and beneficiary of the drug profits.

 

Italian PM's plan to set up Islam Museum in Venice runs into local opposition

Voice Of Russia 6 February 2014

A plan by Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta to set up an Islam Museum in Venice - whose Republic once stretched all the way across the eastern Mediterranean

 

Kuwaiti Muslim Brotherhood Criticizes Egypt For Designating Brotherhood as Terrorist Group

Kuwaiti media reported in late December of last year that the Kuwaiti Muslim Brotherhood had sharply criticized the Egyptian government’s decision to designate the Muslim

 

The Elephant in the ‘Christian Persecution’ Room

FrontPage Magazine 21 January 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim

Open Doors USA recently released its widely cited 2014 World Watch List—a report that highlights and ranks the 50 worst nations around the globe persecuting Christians.

 

Popular Saudi cleric endorses Islamic Front, calls for cooperation with al Qaeda

The Long War Journal 17 December 2013
By Thomas Joscelyn

Dr. Abdallah Muhammad al Muhaysini, a popular Saudi cleric who has relocated to Syria, has used his highly trafficked social media presence to endorse the new Islamic Front

 

Palestinian Authority's Double Standards on Prisoners

Gatestone Institute 19 November 2013
By Khaled Abu Toameh

The daily Al-Quds al-Arabi recently revealed that dozens of Palestinians have been held in Kuwaiti prisons since 1991. The families of these prisoners do not know anything

 

Bosnian leader lauds Al-Babtain Foundation for promoting Euro-Arab understanding

KUNA 13 November 2013

BRUSSELS -- Haris Silajdic, former Prime Minister of Bosnia-Herzegovina, has expressed his appreciation for the efforts of the Kuwaiti philanthropist and poet

 

London's Mecca rich: the rise of the Muslim multi-millionaires splashing their cash

Evening Standard 31 October 2013
By Joshi Herrmann

"I want London to stand alongside Dubai as one of the great capitals of Islamic finance anywhere in the World.” It might have been difficult to imagine a British prime

 

Kuwait upholds 10-year jail against Shiite tweeter

abna.ir 31 October 2013

Kuwait's court of appeals on Monday upheld a 10-year jail term against a Shiite tweeter allegedly for remarks deemed offensive to the rulers of fellow Gulf states Bahrain and

 

Muslim Brotherhood associates broker €2 million deal from Kuwait for Dutch mosque

Money Jihad 24 September 2013

Nooh al-Kaddo, who plays a leadership role in several European affiliates of the international Muslim Brotherhood, has positioned himself as a central dealmaker in obtaining

 

Kuwait Funding Muslim Brotherhood Growth in Western Mosques

Right Side News 17 September 2013
By Abigail R. Esman

The completion of a new mosque in Amsterdam is doing more than opening the doors of worship to Dutch Muslims; it is opening new windows into unexpected avenues of terrorist

 

U.S. Allies Lead in Female Genital Mutilation

FRONTPAGEMAG.COM 26 July 2013
By Lloyd Billingsley

    UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, has issued a new report on FGM/C, female genital mutilation/cutting, that raises troubling questions about the practice and the American response to it, particularly in nations such as Egypt

"Girls and women are made to have their external genitalia removed fully or partially– some when they are just infants, others when they hit puberty,” explains UNICEF, "in the

 
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