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									                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ARAB TIMES, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2011
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‘Kuwait committed to DIWANIYA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   a digest of public opinion
Libya stability effort’                                                                                                                                                                                        Need for early moon-sighting announcement
                                          FM addresses ‘Friends of Libya’ confab
                                                                                                                                                             PARIS, Sept 2, (KUNA):
                                                                                                                                                                                                Lip service paid to democracy
                                                                                                                                                             Kuwaiti Deputy Prime               “SOME of my Arab political activist           the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs        had ‘designed’ a program to change the
                                                                                                                                                                                                friends have told me that they had meet-      in which an official said ‘while Tehran        structure of the government in Kuwait
                                                                                                                                                             Minister and Foreign               ings with some foreign officials and          expresses a deep surprise over the state-      so that they could dominate it.
                                                                                                                                                             Minister Sheikh Dr                 during these meetings they mostly             ments which have been issued by the            Moreover, they tried to build more
                                                                                                                                                             Mohammed Sabah Al-                 asked one question: Will the Arab             Saudi Minister of Interior, we would           mosques for themselves and also more
                                                                                                                                                             Salem Al-Sabah delivered           Spring respect human rights and the           like to emphasize that Iran is always          schools to promote their doctrine.
                                                                                                                                                             a speech to the “Friends           rights of minorities more than the Arab       looking forward to see the Kingdom of             “He indicated the traders, who do not
                                                                                                                                                             of Libya” conference,              Autumn,” columnist Jassem Boodai              Saudi Arabia basking in stability, seren-      care about the ‘authority’ were blinded
                                                                                                                                                             held here Thursday.                wrote for Al-Rai daily Friday.                ity and boom’.                                 by their greed and profit-making
                                                                                                                                                                Addressing the confer-             “However, when the Arab political             “The Iranian official also said that        sources. They were merely interested in
                                                                                                                                                                                                activists, responded to this question by      there is nothing called ‘Iran targeting        making money.”
                                                                                                                                                             ence, Sheikh Dr Mohammad           saying ‘These rights will be respected’,      the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, simply
                                                                                                                                                             reaffirmed his country’s                                                                                                                     ❑       ❑         ❑
                                                                                                                                                                                                their foreign counterparts surprised          because the security of the Kingdom is
                                                                                                                                                             support to the international       them by shooting at them more detailed        linked to that of Iran, and the Islamic           “Our nation has witnessed a series of
                                                                                                                                                             efforts aiming to restore sta-     questions such as ‘will a qualified and       Republic of Iran considers the security        scandals but nothing like the recent one
                                                                                                                                                             bility and security in Libya       efficient Christian, for instance, be         of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as part         that rocked the country following the
                                                                                                                                                             in the post-conflict stage.        allowed to become prime minister or           and parcel of Iranian security’.               statement attributed to the board chair-
                                                                                                                                                                He      thanked       French    occupy a higher post? And will the               “The third statement, was issued by         man of Kuwait Airways Corporation
                                                                                                                                                             President Nicolas Sarkozy for      Kurds, be naturalized and allowed to          the French President Nicholas Sarkozy          (KAC) Hamad Al-Falah. The statement
                                                                                                                                                             hosting the gathering at a time    occupy higher political positions?            who was quoted as saying during his            could incite sectarian crisis and its dan-
                                                                                                                                                             when Libya is witnessing “a           “Will the non-Muslims be allowed to        meeting with the French diplomatic             ger surpasses all the looting scandals. In
                                                                                                                                                             new dawn” after a grim peri-       perform their religious rituals overtly?      envoys abroad ‘The Iranian military, the       fact, it is a warning signal to the nation,”
                                                                                                                                                             od of repression and blood-        And will the non-Muslims be allowed to        nuclear and missiles ambitions and             columnist Zayed Al-Zayed wrote for
                                                                                                                                                             shed.                              eat during Ramadan during day time?           Tehran’s nuclear and military programs         Annahar daily.
                                                                                                                                                                He voiced hope that “Libya         “Apart from the above, a lot of ques-      are likely to result in the West directing        “If all the leaders of state institutions
                                                                                                                                                             will see a new era featuring       tions were raised during the meetings         a pre-emptive military strike against the      direct affairs based on tribal sentiments,
                                                                                                                                                             security, stability, and respect   that reflected not only the viewpoints of     Iranian nuclear and military installa-         the nation is bound to collapse and there
                                                                                                                                                             for rights, freedoms and           the foreign officials but they reflected      tions and this shall lead to a big interna-    would be no meaning whatsoever of the
                                                                                                                                                             equality.                          the view points of the Western public         tional crisis which France doesn’t want        constitution, law and any institution. Al-
                                                                                                                                                                “I’d like to seize this         opinion towards the Arab world and            to see happen’.”                               Falah went to the extent of saying that
                                                                                                                                                             opportunity to pay tribute to      hoped to witness essential changes on                     ❑         ❑        ❑               Shiite pilots carrying HH the Amir, HH
                                                                                                                                                                                                the freedom front.                                                                           the Crown Prince or the prime minister
                                                                                                                                                             the sons of Libya who sacri-                                                        “We appreciate the role played by the       could divert the flights to Tehran! It is
                                                                                                                                                             ficed themselves in defense of        “Although some Western countries
                                                                                                                                                                                                have set a bad example in enacting cer-       Moon Sighting Committee and its                true that sectarian sentiments affect
                                                                                                                                                             the liberty and dignity of their                                                 members, but every year this august            decisions from time to time, but we
                                                                                                                                                             homeland, “ he said.               tain laws that prevent Muslim women
                                                                                                                                                                                                from wearing a particular costume, it         committee confuses us because it delays        haven’t reached the level painted by Al-
                                                                                                                                                                “The State of Kuwait                                                          in making its announcement,” colum-            Falah and we should condemn his state-
                                                                                                                                                             backed up the revolution of        goes without saying the questions which
                                                                                                                                                                                                were raised by the Western officials dur-     nist and former MP Talal Al-Saeed              ment. What he has said is bad and could
                                                                                                                                                             the Libyan people since the                                                      wrote for Al-Seyassah daily.                   spell doom for the country if ignored.
                                                                                                                                                             very beginning out of pro-         ing the meetings in question, were legit-
                                                                                                                                                                                                imate, simply because for us it will be          “This year the sisterly Kingdom of          Developed nations hold hate speakers
                                                                                                                                                             found belief in their legiti-      very important to work to redeem our          Saudi Arabia following the Maghreb             accountable for their words and we
                                                                                                                                                             mate rights and her commit-        image before the                              prayers announced that its Moon                should follow suit in dealing with Al-
                                                                                                                                                             ment to the efforts of the         world       public                            Sighting Committee had confirmed that          Falah and his likes.”
                                                                                                                                                             international community aim-       opinion instead                               the Shawwal month had begun, but                            ❑       ❑         ❑
                                                                                                                                                             ing to protect the international   of blaming them                               Kuwait’s Moon Sighting Committee
                                                                                                                                                             peace and security.                for mistakes that                             made the announcement after the                   “The multimillion-dinar scandal
                                                                                                                                                                “Together with other sister-    were        earlier                           evening prayer and this led to confusion       which has rocked the National
                                                                                                                                                             ly members of the Gulf             committed by                                  and some worshippers continued with            Assembly will soon become a major
                                                                                                                                                             Cooperation Council, Kuwait        them.                                         their night prayers while others did not.      issue that will see the fall of the govern-
                                                                                                                                                             promptly adopted the meas-            “Now let us                                   “We wish the Moon Sighting                  ment or both the National Assembly and
                                                                                                                                                             ures necessary for protecting      ask ourselves:                                Committee of Kuwait will develop its           the government,” columnist Dr Hassan
                                                                                                                                                             the peaceful civilians in Libya    Are we humane                                 machinery the situation because the sit-       Abdullah Jouhar wrote for Al-Jaridah
                                                                                                                                                             from the repression of the         when it comes to                              uation now is different because we no          daily.
                                                                                                                                                             regime,”        Sheikh       Dr    our nationalistic                             longer wait for the Moon Sighting                 “Some indices, information and tac-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Boodai                                                           tics are pointing in that direction even
                                                                                                                                                             Mohammad underscored.              thought? Are we                               Committee of Saudi Arabia. I say this
                                                                                                                                                                “Kuwait sent humanitarian       civilized in our Arabism? Are we              because we live in the era of satellite        before the resumption of the parliamen-
                                                                                                                                                             assistance to the Libyan peo-      resilient in terms of our ideological         channels and the committee must ensure         tary term in late October. The possibili-
                                                                                                                                                             ple as early as February 27        belonging? And are we civilized in            early announcement of the sighting.”           ty is high that independent and pro-gov-
                                                                                                                                                             through Kuwait Red Crescent        terms of aspirations and objectives?                      ❑         ❑        ❑               ernment lawmakers will join the opposi-
The Chairman of the Social Reform Society following a get-together for well-wishers on the                                                                   Society (KRCS) which sent             “However, while we concede that                                                           tion and the government will lose its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 “The adoption of the draft law to           majority and as a result will end up
occasion of the Eid Al-Fitr Wednesday at the society’s head office in Rawda said the soci-                                                                   aid convoys to the Libyans         others had dealt with us unfairly and
ety fully abided by the regulations laid down by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor to                                                                                                                                                  establish an anti-corruption authority in      throwing in the towel or it may result in
                                                                                                                                                             stranded on the borders with       this is represented by the 1948 catastro-     the country by the Cabinet and its refer-
collect donations during the holy month of Ramadan. Hamoud Al-Roumi also said the reg-                                                                       Egypt and Tunisia.                 phe — the Palestinian cause — which                                                          the dissolution of the National
ulations helped the society to conduct its work without any violation being recorded against                                                                                                                                                  ral to the National Assembly for               Assembly.
                                                                                                                                                                “Kuwait pledged $180 mil-       resulted in bloody struggles in the           approval coincides with the outbreak of
the society. He praised the ministry for initiating the right mechanism to regulate collection                                                                                                  Middles East and although this can be                                                           “The reason being a majority of the
                                                                                                                                                             lion to Libya’s National                                                         the rumors of the KD 25 million scan-          lawmakers will support the proposed
                          of donations by charitable organizations.                                                                                          Transitional Council (NTC)         attributed to a blind bias that has been      dal,” columnist Dr Adel Behbehani              grilling of His Highness the Prime
                                                                                                                                                             during the meeting of the inter-   shown by the West towards Zionism, it         wrote for Al-Qabas daily.
                                                                                                                                                                                                is needless to say this bias has produced                                                    Minister and his ministers from the rul-
                                                                                                                                                             national contact group, held in                                                     “We are afraid the above mentioned          ing family. In my opinion, that scenario
                                                                                                                                                             Istanbul, Turkey, on Aug 25.       some political and social elite among         draft law has come as reaction to the          is logical, based on a series of inci-
                        News in Brief                                                                                                                           “Out of these funds $50         the Arabs who have been dealing cau-
                                                                                                                                                                                                tiously with others under the pretext the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              bribe scandal involving 10 MPs belong-         dents.”
                                                                                                                                                             million have been delivered in                                                   ing to the legislative authority of the
                                                                                                                                                             cash, and $50 million will be      battle for the liberation of occupied                                                                     ❑       ❑         ❑
                                                                                                                                                             channeled to the rehabilitation    Arab lands from the Israelis shall               “Away from the manner in dealing               “The Syrian government has been
                                                                                                                                                             of the energy sector and $50       remain above any other slogan.                with this crime — if it is valid at the        massacring citizens for about five
       Amir condoles Nigeria: His Highness                                         Herzegovina, especially those in the                                                                            “In spite of the above, we as Arabs
                                                                                   Bosnian Serb Republic, valuing the visit                                  million will be in the form of                                                   informational and parliamentary level          months; over 3,000 people have been
       the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-                                                                                                                    humanitarian and medical           must confess that we have failed miser-       — we wonder about the period of                killed, thousands maimed, over 15,000
       Jaber Al-Sabah has on Thursday sent a                                       of the Kuwaiti Ambassador Mohammed                                                                           ably to establish an effective civil com-                                                    have gone missing, 75,000 were injured
                                                                                   Fadel Khalaf to the Fatwa Department in                                   supplies,” he explained.                                                         accomplishment of this draft law.
       cable of condolences to Nigerian                                                                                                                         Sheikh Dr Mohammad also         munity in the Arab world that is respon-         “This means we wonder if this draft         and countless worshippers were
       President Goodluck Jonathan over the vic-                                   the city.                                                                                                    sible for change in this part of the world.   law was well-studied in terms of content       attacked in mosques,” columnist Dr
                                                                                      The Mufti also expressed great                                         highlighted Kuwait’s support          “In this context, we must say many
       tims of the flash floods.                                                                                                                             to the NTC efforts to restore                                                    and its form and if it goes hand in hand       Bassam Al-Shatti wrote for Alam-
          The floods have reportedly killed more                                   pleasure in what he called a Kuwaiti                                                                         Arab ruling regimes as well as many           with the Kuwaiti society and the               Alyawm daily.
                                                                                   care for Muslims in Bosnia and                                            Libya’s unity, security, stabil-   Arab communities have paid no signifi-
       than a hundred people and injured and                                                                                                                 ity and territorial integrity                                                    Constitution.”                                    “Government troops trivialized holy
       displaced scores of others in and around                                    Herzegovina, which has helped to                                                                             cant concern towards freedom, human                                                          books by destroying and stepping over
                                                                                   achieve tranquility in the hearts of                                      particularly in the current del-   rights and democracy, rather these                        ❑         ❑        ❑
       Nigeria’s southwestern city of Ibadan                                                                                                                 icate stage.                                                                                                                    Quran inside mosques. They raped
       since Friday.                                                               Muslim residents in the Republic who                                                                         regimes and these communities have               “The local political arena has recent-      women, tortured children and bombard-
                                                                                   suffer from a lot of challenges that                                         He urged the international      been involved in lies, hypocrisy and          ly witnessed a large number of state-
          HH the Amir expressed profound grief                                                                                                               community to unfreeze                                                                                                           ed all places with warplanes. The Arab
       for the victims and sympathy with their                                     threaten their survival there.                                                                               cheating when it comes to dealing with        ments and comments by some lawmak-             League as well as foreign affairs minis-
                                                                                      He underscored, during his meeting                                     Libya’s overseas assets with a     both the minorities and majorities in         ers on what the Al-Qabas daily had pub-
       families and with the Nigerian people,                                                                                                                view to accelerating the                                                                                                        ters of Oman, Qatar and Jordan suggest-
       wishing quick recovery for the injured                                      with Ambassador Khalaf at the head-                                                                          their countries.                              lished concerning attempts to deposit          ed a fresh dialogue, but Syrian govern-
                                                                                   quarters of the Mufti of Banja Luka,                                      process of post-conflict stabi-       “In other words, these regimes pride       large sums of money in the accounts of
       and safe return home for the displaced.                                                                                                               lization.                                                                                                                       ment rejected the move, saying, ‘You
          He voiced confidence that friendly                                       the importance of strengthening the                                                                          themselves as secularist, but in fact they    some MPs, columnist Dr Adel Al-                are not welcome now.’
                                                                                   role of the State of Kuwait in support                                       “Kuwait believes that the       have been involved in strong sectarian        Ibrahim wrote for Al-Anba daily.
       Nigeria will be able to overcome the                                                                                                                  main focus should be placed                                                                                                        “Syrian Foreign Affairs Minister
                                                                                   of the Muslims living in the Bosnian                                                                         discords. They claimed they are democ-           “These statements condemned the             Waleed Al-Mu’alim did not attend the
       results of the natural disaster at an early                                                                                                           on the rehabilitation of           rats, but they have always rejected the
       date.                                                                       Serb Republic, because that would help                                                                                                                     behavior of some lawmakers who                 meeting, which complicated the issue.
                                                                                   them to survive in the face of chal-                                      Libya’s national cadres and        outcomes of democratic elections. Not         received money, whose source is
          HH the Deputy Amir and Crown Prince                                                                                                                building a new secure and sta-                                                                                                  Arab League waited until several people
                                                                                   lenges that forced a large number of                                                                         just that, they claimed they are keen to      unknown and was paid as bribe for cer-         lost their lives, many others were
       Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-                                                                                                                    ble country on the basis of        protect people’s freedoms, but in reality     tain political stances. However, these
       Sabah and HH the Prime Minister Nasser                                      them to leave their homes and villages                                                                                                                                                                    maimed and injured before intervening.
                                                                                   there.                                                                    political consensus and            they always violated these values.            stances are at various with good parlia-       Actually, the US pressured it to hold a
       Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah have                                                                                                                    national unity,” he added.            “In this context, we cite how some         mentary practice and its morals, in
       sent similar cables to the Nigerian leader                                     In a televised meeting, the Mufti                                                                                                                                                                      meeting and take a position over the
                                                                                   expressed his pride in the role played by                                    Concluding, Sheikh Dr           Arab regimes were involved in geno-           addition, they are considered an insult        issue. The bloodthirsty government is
       today. (KUNA)                                                                                                                                         Mohammad           prayed     to   cide on ethnic and sectarian basis in         to the Parliament and the voters as
                                                                                   the leadership of the State of Kuwait and                                                                                                                                                                 inhumane and merciless and hence, it
                          ❑                ❑          ❑                                                                                                      Almighty God to have mercy         their countries. By doing so, these           well.
                                                                                   its people in support of Muslims in                                                                                                                                                                       doesn’t have dialogue for peace in its
       Mufti praises Kuwait’s role: Banja                                          Bosnia and Herzegovina and the world,                                     on the souls of the Libyan         regimes claimed they were protecting             “We hope these statements are not           dictionary.”
                                                                                                                                                             martyrs who sacrificed them-       Arabism and Islam, ignoring the fact          merely for media consumption or have
       Luka’s Grand Mufti Edhem Camdzic has                                        referring to the historical positions taken
                                                                                                                                                             selves for the freedom, justice    nobody had abused either Arabism or           been issued as a reaction to what has                       ❑       ❑         ❑
       stressed the importance of Kuwait’s sup-                                    by the State of Kuwait to Bosnia and                                                                         Islam more than them.
       port of the Muslims of Bosnia and                                           Herzegovina and its people. (KUNA)                                        and dignity of their people.                                                     been published. Moreover, the threats             “It is no news that our lawmakers
                                                                                                                                                                Sheikh Mohammed, mean-             “In this connection, let us be frank       issued by some MPs to activate the             take bribes. What is new and strange is
                                                                                                                                                             while, departed Paris Friday       and confess that the Arab regimes have        constitutional tools are not enough            the timing, reason and the amount
                                                                                                                                                             afternoon after attending the      not only been responsible for commit-         because the publication did not identi-        involved. Can a sum of KD25 million
                                                                                                                                                             conference.                        ting violations but certain Arab commu-       fy the lawmakers involved in this scan-        be given to only two MPs, as reported
                                                                                                                                                                The Kuwaiti FM was seen         nities represented by some of their polit-    dal.                                           by the newspaper? If this is true, just
          Kuwait Today                                                                                                                                       off at the airport by Kuwait’s
                                                                                                                                                             Ambassador to France, Ali
                                                                                                                                                                                                ical, social and intellectual elite have
                                                                                                                                                                                                been involved in suppression and perse-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 “We need to activate the laws, for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              example, a law that forces the MPs to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             imagine how much legislating an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             important law would cost in the house,”
                                                                                                                                                             Suleiman Al-Saeid, Kuwaiti         cution of their opponents.                    declare their financial assets and proper-     columnist and lawyer Saud Khalifa Al-
                                                                                                                                                             diplomats and embassy staff.          “In other words, these elites neither      ties and the law to control corruption         Shohomi wrote for Al-Moustaqbal
               Prayer Timings
Fajr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .04:05 am
                                                                                                 deaths                                                         He had been accompanied
                                                                                                                                                             to the conference by Acting
                                                                                                                                                                                                believed in freedom nor in democracy.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and so on.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 “We have also the right to ask why
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                “How much was paid to remove
Sunrise . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .05:26                                                                                                                                                                                              lawmakers do not take the initiative and       some public office holders from their
Zohr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:47   Yousef Abdullah Mohammad Al-Omar, 57 years old, buried                                                 Minister and his office               “With the end of the Holy Month of
                                                                                                                                                             Director, Saleh Al-Loghani,                                                      declare assets instead of talking about        offices? How much is paid by people
Asr . . . . . . . . . . . . . .         03:20 pm      on Friday. Condolences: (Men) Abu Halifa, Block 2, St 18,                                                                                 Ramadan and the advent of the Eid Al-         group resignation.”                            who want to remain in their posts? To
Maghreb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .06:08        House 17, Tel: 60020863. (Women) Fahaheel, Block 10, St 4,                                             and the Kuwaiti Ambassador         Fitr within 24 hours, the international
Isha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .07:27   House 6, Tel: 99619190. Salem Mathi Amer Al-Ajmi, 74 years                                             to Libya, Mubarak Al-              news agencies, carried three ‘strong’                     ❑         ❑        ❑               make the matters worse, the govern-
                                                      old, buried on Friday. Condolences: (Men) Mangaf, Block 2, St                                          Adwani, in addition to other       statements related to the security of the                                                    ment set up an anti-corruption authority
                    Weather                                                                                                                                                                                                                      “The Al-Qabas daily recently pub-
                                                      2, House 11, Tel: 55653553. (Women) Mangaf, Block 3, St 3,                                             Foreign Ministry officials.        region,” columnist Dr Ahmed Al-Duaij                                                         but left out the mandating of declara-
   Expected weather for the next 24                   House 54. Ahmad Abdul Wahab Abdullah Al-Gherair, 60                                                                                                                                     lished a report on some British docu-          tion of assets! The authorities we have
hours:                                                                                                                                                          French Foreign Minister         wrote for Al-Watan Arabic daily               ments dated years ago concerning polit-
                                                      years old, buried on Friday. Condolences: (Men) Sabah Al-                                                                                                                                                                              overweigh our problem, since there are
   By night: Relatively hot with mod-
                                                      Salem, Block 6, St 1, Avenue 35, House 2, Tel: 94477927-                                               Alain Juppe held talks Friday      Friday.                                       ical conflict in Kuwait. Among these
erate wind in general north westerly to                                                                                                                      with Arab League Secretary-           “The first statement is attributed to                                                     many authorities for a single problem
                                                      55141488. (Women) Bayan, Block 7, St 1, Avenue 2, House                                                                                                                                 documents was a report which included          that faces us. One wonders if the gov-
northerly wind, with speed of 20-35                                                                                                                          General Nabil Al-Arabi to          the Saudi Second Deputy Prime
km/h.                                                 11, Tel: 25389581. Hameed Abdullah Mohammad Hasan, 69                                                                                                                                   the opinion of the late Sheikh Jaber Al-       ernment is sure this new authority will
   By day: Hot with light to moderate                 years old, buried on Friday. Condolences: (Men) Riqqae, Al-                                            discuss the Libyan situation in    Minister and the Minister of Interior         Ali who underlined the reasons of this
                                                      Imam Al-Mahdi Mosque, Block 12, Tel: 90009644. (Women)                                                                                    Prince Nayef Bin Abdulaziz who during                                                        actually succeed in combating the loot-
north westerly to northerly wind, with                                                                                                                       view of the latest develop-                                                      conflict at that time. In fact, this view-     ing of our treasury. The Central Bank of
speed of 10-32 km/h.                                  Doha, Block 4, St 3, House 64, Tel: 97223136.                                                          ments.                             his meeting with prominent personali-         point is frank and dangerous because it
                                                                                                                                                                                                ties from Makkah Al-Mukarama said                                                            Kuwait (CBK) has failed to complain
               Kuwait Weather                                                                                                                                                                                                                 has openly disclosed some facts,”              of money laundering or institute a case
Station                        Max           Min                                                         Sept 2, 2011                                                                           the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shall             columnist Mohammed Al-Mulla wrote              against the offenders, but still people
                               Rec           Exp                                                                                                                                                remain a target for terrorism with sup-       for Al-Shahed daily.
                                                                                                                                                                                                port from foreign authorities.                                                               are talking about holding the govern-
Kuwait City . . . . . . . . . .43 . . . . . .32       Ahmadi L/V              36    33 33 5ft SE           Max temp . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45C                                                                                         “Al-Ali in his opinion said democra-        ment accountable. How can we be con-
Kuwait Airport . . . . . . .43 . . . . . .29          Beacon M28              37    32 32 5ft SE           Min temp . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28C                                         “He added Iran targets the security of     cy is ideal but it is not suitable for
Nuwaiseeb . . . . . . . . . .39 . . . . . .27         Beacon N6               42    28 - 5ft SE            Max Rh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .20%                                      our homeland and this means the evil                                                         vinced that these lawmakers are incor-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Kuwait at ‘this’ time. It was ideal to         ruptible when we see them become mil-
Wafra . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45 . . . . . .29     Umm Al-Maradem          37    33 - 5ft SE            Min Rh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .05%                                      surrounds us everywhere. In other             think also that it is good for the nation to
Salmi . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41 . . . . . .26     Sea island Buoy         36    33 33 5ft SE           Max Wind . . . . . . . . . . . .N 36 km/h                                            words, we are surrounded by problems                                                         lionaires overnight after living modest
Abdaly . . . . . . . . . . . . .44 . . . . . .27                                                                                                                                                                                              let the citizens participate in the politi-    lives? Has the parliament seat truly
                                                      Salmiyah                40    32 - 5ft SE            Total Rainfall in 24 hr . . . . . . .00 mm                                           coming from our northern borders (from
Jalaliyah . . . . . . . . . . . .42 . . . . . .28     Julaia Port             38    32 - 5ft SE                                                                                                                                               cal life to improve the opportunities of       become a source of trade used for per-
Failaka . . . . . . . . . . . . .43 . . . . . .29                                                           Recorded yesterday at South Dolphin                                                 Iraq) in addition to other problems           good living in Kuwait.
Ahmadi Port . . . . . . . . .39 . . . . . .33           Tide times at Shuwaikh Port                        Min/Max/ Air Temp . . . . . . . .32/43C                                              which we face from out southern neigh-           “Sheikh Jaber Al-Ali said in the            sonal enrichment? No wonder why
Umm Al-Maradem . . . .37 . . . . . .33                1st high tide: . . . . . . . . . . . . . .03:30      Min/Max Rel Hum . . . . . . . . .09/61%                                              bor, Yemen, in addition to problems           report the Brotherhood movement                those who loose elections cry or faint or
Warba-Bubiyan . . . . . .43 . . . . . .28             2nd high tide: . . . . . . . . . . . . .14:45        Wind Direction/Wind SpeedN/31 km/h                                                   coming from Iran.                             wanted to arrest authority through sup-        die! It is left to see how the national
              Marine Forecast                         1st low tide: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21:00     Prev Wave Dir/Max Wave Ht . . N/1 ft                                                    “One day after the statement was           port of some people who were confused          assembly would redeem its image in
Station                Max Min SeaToday’s
                                                      2nd low tide: . . . . . . . . . . . . . .09:30       Min/Max Sea Surface Temp .31/32C
                                                                                                                                                                                                issued by Prince Nayef, the Iranian           between the ‘Right’ and ‘Left move-            this mess.”
                                                      Sunrise: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .05:26      Sea Current . . . . . .End of Upwelling
                       Exp RecSurf Waves              Sunset: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .18:09        — Directorate General of Civil
                                                                                                                                                                                                News Agency, carried a statement from         ments’. He also indicated the Shiites                    — Compiled by Zaki Taleb
                                   Ht Dir
South Dolphin           42 31 31 5ft SE               Recorded yesterday at Kuwait Airport                    Aviation, Meteorological Dept.                     Sheikh Mohammad

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