The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced Monday that it reported 682 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) in the past 24 hours, bringing the total of confirmed cases in the country to 122,317.
Iraqi security forces and protesters clashed in Baghdad yesterday during demonstrations to mark the first anniversary of mass anti-government protests demanding the ouster of the ruling class.
Iran has delivered several gasoline and crude oil shipments to Syria, easing a near two-month gasoline shortage aggravated by tougher U.S. sanctions, shippers, port officials and traders said.
The United States has imposed sanctions on two officials from the Lebanese group Hezbollah, the US Treasury Department said, including one who served as a senior military commander in the south of the country.
Kuwait’s Amir Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah called yesterday for national unity to meet challenges facing the Gulf state, in a speech to lawmakers ahead of elections on Dec 5.