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Syria accused of ‘crimes against humanity’
DAMASCUS,         Sept     7,
(Agencies): France accused
Syria of “crimes against
humanity” on Wednesday, as
                                               Libya demands Niger stop Gaddafi crossing
activists said regime forces
killed at least 20 people,                                                                                                                    ‘Caution: Malware Ahead’
including 17 in a tank-

                                               McAfee warns of hacker threat to autos
backed raid on the flashpoint
city of Homs.
  “The Syrian regime has committed
crimes against humanity,” French
Foreign Minister Alain Juppe said              SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 7, (AFP):                                                                                                                                                                    tures, security has often been an after-
during talks in Moscow with his                Cars made smarter with Internet tech-                                                                                                                                                            thought,” it said.
Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov.             nology are zooming into perilous hack-                                                                                                                                                              There were no indications that hack-
  “The way it (the Syrian regime) sup-         er territory, according to a report by US                                                                                                                                                        ers have yet taken advantage of com-
pressed the popular protests is unac-          computer security giant McAfee.                                                                                                                                                                  puter vulnerabilities in cars, according
ceptable,” he said, expressing hope that          The first-of-its-kind report, entitled                                                                                                                                                        to McAfee.
Russia would change its stance and             “Caution: Malware Ahead” and                                                                                                                                                                        McAfee and smart gadget software
back UN condemnation of the crack-             released late Tuesday, warned that                                                                                                                                                               specialty firm Wind River, both owned
down.                                          security is lagging as vehicles are                                                                                                                                                              by US chip colossus Intel, collaborated
   The Syrian authorities, he said, should     enhanced with embedded chips and                                                                                                                                                                 with embedded device security firm
be sent “a powerful signal that such           sensors for a growing array of purpos-                                                                                                                                                           ESCRYPT on the study.
actions cannot continue.”                      es.                                                                                                                                                                                                 “As the trend for ubiquitous connec-
   But Lavrov gave no signs of being
ready to ease a Russian position that last        “As more and more functions get                                                                                                                                                               tivity grows, so does the potential for
week saw Moscow lash the European              embedded in the digital technology of                                                                                                                                                            security vulnerabilities,” said Wind
Union for imposing a crippling oil             automobiles, the threat of attack and                                                                                                                                                            River senior director for automotive
embargo on Syria.                              malicious manipulation increases,”                                                                                                                                                               solutions Georg Doll.
   “We are convinced that the essential        said McAfee senior vice president and                                                                                                                                                                            Concerns
thing is to start dialogue at the talks        general manager Stuart McClure.
table,” Lavrov said.                              “It’s one thing to have your email or                                                                                                                                                            “The report highlights very real
   “We consider that inciting certain          laptop compromised, but having your                                                                                                                                                              security concerns, and many in the auto
forces within the opposition to boycott        car hacked could translate to dire risks                                                                                                                                                         industry are already actively designing
the invitation to dialogue is a dangerous      to your personal safety,” he added.                                                                                                                                                              solutions to address them,” Doll added.
path and risks a repetition of the Libyan         Chips are embedded in almost all                                                                                                                                                                 Researchers cited industry projec-
scenario, which neither Russia nor             parts of cars from airbags, brakes, and                                                                                                                                                          tions that the number of Internet con-
France wants.”                                 power seats to cruise controls, anti-                                                                                                                                                            nected devices will climb to 50 billion
   Russia has staunchly opposed attempts       theft gadgets, and communications sys-                                                                                                                                                           in the year 2020 from a billion last
by Western governments to push through                                                                                                                                                                                                          year.
a UN Security Council resolution target-       tems, according to McClure.
                                                  Researchers have demonstrated that                                                                                                                                                               The bulk of those gadgets are
ing President Bashar al-Assad and has                                                                                                                                                                                                           expected to be embedded devices such
circulated an alternative draft calling for    computers controlling functions in
                                               automobiles can be hacked if attackers                                                                                                                                                           as airport ticket kiosks, cash registers,
him to implement reforms.                                                                                                                                                                                                                       key card readers, and controls for fac-
   European Union nations are consider-        get into vehicles and, in some cases,
                                               from afar.                                                                                                                                                                                       tory machinery.
ing fresh sanctions against Syria, a diplo-
matic source who asked not to be identi-          A security consultant with iSEC             A picture taken on Sept 6, shows American documentary film-maker, Sean Stone posing on the top of Milad Tower                                        “Today, we’re seeing bold new
fied said in Brussels.                         Partners showed peers at a recent Black        overviewing the capital Tehran. The son of triple Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone, who annoyed Iranians with his 2004                         experiments, including Google’s auto-
   “There is preliminary political agree-      Hat security conference in Las Vegas           movie ‘Alexander,’ is in Iran to make arrangements for a documentary, Iranians news agencies reported on Sept 7. (AFP)                            piloted cars and smart roads with sen-
ment” between EU nations on slapping a         that it is possible to unlock or start cars                                                                                                                                                      sors that report on traffic conditions
ban on oil-sector related investment as        by sending commands in the form of                                                                                                                                                               and vehicle speeds,” the report said.
part of a seventh round of sanctions           text messages from smartphones.                make sure vehicles are being driven              systems, steal personal data through            that deliver new conveniences such as               “Experiments like these show the
against the Assad regime, the source said.                                                    safely, can give cyber stalkers ways to          Bluetooth connections, or disable vehi-         Internet access and the ability to further       ongoing possibilities... But there is a
   Meanwhile, the US ambassador to                             Sensors                        track someone’s movements, according             cles remotely, the findings indicated.          personalize the driving experience,”             concern that as the industry advances,
Damascus, Robert Ford, said in a posting         Sensors used by roadside emergency           to the report.                                      “The automobile industry is continu-         the report said.                                 there has been little done to ensure the
on Facebook that Assad’s regime “bears         services to find cars or by car owners to         Hackers could disrupt car navigation          ally adding features and technologies             “However, in the rush to add fea-              security of these systems.”
the responsibility for the violence.”
   The United Nations says 2,200 people
have been killed since democracy                  “He is in Libya, in very good spirits,         The United States and neighbouring oil        instructed not to take their guns to            sponsible consumer waste” had deepened
protests flared in Syria in mid-March.         feels strong, is not afraid, and would be      giant Saudi Arabia, wary that upheaval in        protests.                                       structural imbalances and distortions in
   Activists said the Syrian security          happy to die fighting against the occu-        Yemen could give al-Qaeda’s local                   Prosecutors said that police officer         the economy, and must be fixed.                       Newswatch
forces killed another 20 people on             piers,” Juburi, a former Iraqi MP, said by     branch more leeway to operate, have              Abdel Hakim had initially told the prose-          He told the first meeting of an adviso-
Wednesday.                                     telephone.                                     pushed for Saleh to sign the Gulf                cution during their probe that he was           ry committee set up to see how Kuwait
   The Local Coordination Committees,             “His son Seif al-Islam is in the same       Cooperation Council (GCC) initiative for         given 300 shotgun cartridges, but in court      should tackle local and global economic          WASHINGTON: The Pentagon on
which organises the anti-regime protests       state of mind,” added Juburi, whose chan-      a transition of power, a blueprint that has      he denied this.                                 challenges that not investing in the right       Wednesday raised its alert level at US mili-
on the ground, said they included 17 in        nel has broadcast a number of audio mes-       been amended a number of times.                                                                  direction threatened the country’s               tary bases, most of them domestic, ahead of
the central city of Homs, one in Hama to       sages from Gaddafi and his son since they         The initiative looked dead in the water                                                       finances and growth.                             the 10th anniversary commemorations of
the north and two in Sarmeen, Idlib            went into hiding after Tripoli was overrun     after Saleh on three occasions backed out        Playing the chords                                 “It might signal an awareness and a           the Sept 11, 2001, attacks on Sunday.
province.                                      by rebel fighters last month.                                                                                                                   decision taken at a senior level to push in         “This is not in response to any particular
                                                                                              of signing it at the very last minute.                                                                                                            threat but is a prudent and precautionary
   The forces used “gunfire and stun              Asked how he makes contact with                Amendments approved by Saleh’s                              Continued from Page 1             this direction,” said Fabio Scacciavillani,      measure,” said Pentagon spokesman
grenades to terrorise the people near the      Gaddafi, Juburi said: “When I need to talk     party would have him transfer his powers            It is disheartening to see some people       chief economist at Oman Investment Fund.         George Little. The Pentagon said the move
police headquarters around the citadel at      to him, I send him a message, or he con-       to his vice president, Abbd-Rabbu                trying to cover up the lies of the Kuwait          “Risks of global recession are increas-       takes effect on Wednesday and will contin-
the downtown,” the LLC said in a state-        tacts me when he wants to pass a mes-          Mansour Hadi, after signing the deal but         Airways head. These people are the rep-         ing. We know that most likely the second         ue through Sunday. (RTRS)
ment sent to AFP in Nicosia.                   sage.”                                         gives him three months to formally step          resentatives of the extremist Salafist          part of 2011 will be much weaker than                        ❑         ❑         ❑
   The activists said forces backed by            Libya’s new rulers are anxious to arrest    down, as opposed to previous plans stipu-        Movement in the Kuwaiti Parliament. Al-         expected, potentially leading into global
tanks swept early morning into Homs,           Gaddafi and put him on trial, thus sealing     lating 30 days.                                  Falah has absolutely nothing to do with         recession.”                                      TOKYO: A 5.1-magnitude earthquake
where communications and Internet serv-        their hold on the country.                        After Saleh leaves, elections would be                                                           Central bank governor Sheikh Salem            shook northern Japan late on Wednesday,
                                                                                                                                               the movement but some are using his sec-                                                         but there were no immediate reports of
ices were cut in many neighbourhoods.             They are fearful he may slip into a         held and the opposition would form an            tarian statements to win the hearts of their    Abdul-Aziz al-Sabah said in July that the
   The Britain-based Syrian Observatory        neighbouring country, particularly Niger,      interim unity government for a two-year                                                          cabinet needed to boost capital spending         damage or casualties and no tsunami warn-
                                                                                                                                               voters.                                                                                          ing, the weather agency said.
for Human Rights said “military rein-          to which a convoy carrying other senior        transition period, retaining Hadi as inter-         The hilarious part is that certain parties   and support the private sector to over-
forcements including 20 truckloads of          officials of his ousted regime fled on                                                                                                          come a “one-sided” dependence on oil                The quake hit at 10:29 pm (1329 GMT)
                                                                                              im president.                                    have criticized those who have reacted to                                                        at a shallow point, just offshore of
soldiers entered the city,” and that there     Monday.                                           The government would use the time to          Al-Falah’s statements which, they               revenue and the government’s control of
                                                                                                                                                                                               all sectors.                                     Urakawa, on the southern coast of
was “intense gunfire in the market and            Bidding to cut off Gaddafi’s potential      draft a new constitution and hold a dia-         argued, were uttered in a private congre-                                                        Hokkaido island, the Japan Meteorological
governorate headquarters.”                     escape routes, the now-ruling NTC said it      logue with insurgent groups such as              gation that is supposed to be sacred.              Kuwait’s parliament cleared a $110            Agency said. (AFP)
   Heavy machinegun fire was heard in          had dispatched a team to Niamey.               Shi’ite Muslim rebels in the north and                                                           billion, four-year development plan in
                                                                                                                                               These were the same people who
                                                                                                                                                                                               February 2010, aiming to diversify away                     ❑         ❑        ❑
the Bab Dreib and Bostan Diwan neigh-             “We have sent a delegation today that       separatists in the south.                        applauded MP Faisal Al-Muslim when he
bourhoods of Homs after 2,000 protesters       is going to Niger to talk... about securing       The new plan also requires a restructur-      violated the secrecy code of the banks -        from oil and boost the private sector,           MURFREESBORO,                  Tennessee:
took to the streets following the deaths of    our borders to stop any kind of infiltra-      ing of the Yemeni military within three          an act punishable by law. What a contra-        which accounts for only a quarter of eco-        Authorities say an unidentified man threat-
four people near the city on Tuesday.          tion,” said Fathi Baja, head of the NTC’s      months of Saleh signing the deal. At pres-                                                       nomic output.                                    ened to ignite a bomb inside a mosque in
                                                                                                                                               diction! These shaky ideologies are sold                                                         Tennessee on Sept 11.
   The activists said demonstrations also      political affairs committee.                   ent, Saleh’s family dominates the armed          in the slave markets of our MPs who hold           But more than a year later, the coun-
took place in other parts of Syria includ-        “We ask any neighbouring countries to       forces high command. His son, Ahmed                                                              try’s first such plan since 1986 is still           Murfreesboro Police spokesman Kyle
                                                                                                                                               on to repulsive sectarian principles.                                                            Evans told The Daily News Journal that his
ing Hama, but that a massive clampdown         stop Gaddafi people from going to their        Ali Saleh, who the opposition worries is                                                         mostly on paper after political conflicts
                                                                                                                                                             Email: ali@albaghlilaw.com                                                         department and an agent with the
prevented rallies in Latakia on the            land,” Fathi told reporters in the eastern     being groomed to succeed him, heads the                                                          paralysed the government.
Mediterranean coast.                           city of Benghazi.                                                                                                                                  The government has approved several           Department of Homeland Security are
                                                                                              elite Republican Guard.                                                                                                                           investigating who made the threat to the
   The deadly crackdown came only
hours after Syria said it was postponing a
                                                  Asked about the convoy that entered
                                               Niger reportedly carrying money and
                                                                                                 Away from the negotiating table, vio-         No budget                                       projects under the plan, the latest of
                                                                                                                                                                                               which is a long-delayed 4 billion dinar          Islamic       Center    of     Murfreesboro
                                                                                              lence raged on in Yemen’s south where                                                                                                             (http://bit.ly/qhnaZx).
planned visit to Damascus by the head of       gold, he replied: “According to what we        fighters believed to belong to al-Qaeda                                                          ($14.7 billion) oil refinery, but key steps         The threat comes as the nation prepares
the Arab League.                               know, security reports provided by groups      have seized at least three towns, a local                      Continued from Page 1             have not been taken on most of those             to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the
   The Cairo-based pan-Arab organisa-          in this region, from phone contacts and        official said on Wednesday.                      Meanwhile, in remarks to KUNA,Al-               projects and it is still not clear when          terrorist attacks on Sunday. (AP)
tion said later that Nabil al-Arabi would      certain people’s dispatches, we can say                                                         Shimali underscored the imperative need         building of the refinery will start.
                                                                                                               Bahrain                                                                                                                                       ❑        ❑        ❑
now visit on Saturday.                         that they have seen money and gold in                                                           to take a second look at perennial prob-           Analysts say an important factor
   “It was decided that the Arab League        these cars.”                                      More than one hundred prisoners are           lems in the Arab region such as large per-      behind the delays is long-running ten-           WASHINGTON: The United States has
secretary general will visit Syria on             He added: “If that happened, we want        hunger strike in Bahrain after being jailed      centages of unemployment and the lack           sions between parliament and a govern-           put sanctions on three Pakistan-based indi-
Saturday during a telephone conversation       that money back.”                              following a government crackdown on              of job opportunities. He said there was a       ment dominated by the ruling family.             viduals it says are top al-Qaeda members.
between (Arabi), Syrian Foreign Minister          The large convoy of civilian and mili-      Shiite-led protests in February, an inde-        pressing need to reevaluate the benefits        Parliament, the most outspoken in a                 Wednesday’s action freezes any assets in
Walid Muallem and Syria’s envoy at the         tary vehicles entered Niger late on            pendent commission said Wednesday.               of sustained development and job cre-           region dominated by autocratic rulers,           the United States belonging to Abu Yahya
                                                                                                 The Bahrain Commission of Inquiry             ation strategies in the medium and long         has triggered numerous cabinet resigna-          al-Libi;     Abd       al-Rahman     Ould
League,” the group’s deputy leader,            Monday and drove through the city of                                                                                                                                                             Muhammad              al-Husayn      Ould
Ahmed Ben Helli, told reporters in Cairo.      Agadez.                                        said in an emailed statement that 84             run. Much more socio-economic reforms           tions and reshuffles. The current govern-
                                                                                              inmates, including doctors and nurses                                                            ment is Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad                Muhammad Salim; and Mustafa Hajji
   Damascus had postponed the trip at the         Niger was adamant Gaddafi was not                                                            would have to be adopted to face the                                                             Muhammad Khan. Americans are also
11th-hour “due to circumstances beyond         with them, while Washington said that          who treated protesters and opposition fig-       challenge of providing viable jobs and          Al-Sabah’s seventh since he was appoint-         barred from doing business with the men.
our control.”                                  while some senior officials of the ousted      ures, are on hunger strike in prison.            raising the standard of living among job        ed prime minister in 2006.                       (AP)
   Arabi has been commissioned by the          regime were in the convoy, he was not             Seventeen others have been hospi-             seekers, he said.                                  Kuwait’s parliament can question state
                                                                                                                                                                                               business deals and in 2008 led the gov-                      ❑         ❑        ❑
22-member bloc to travel to Damascus           believed to be among them.                     talised by the ministry of interior due to          To create wealth and concrete develop-
with a 13-point document outlining pro-           Gaddafi’s remaining forces have been a      their refusal to eat and their deteriorating     ment in the Arab world, the minister            ernment to cancel a $17.4 billion joint          KARACHI: Pakistan’s state-owned airline
posals to end the bloody crackdown on          given a Saturday deadline to surrender, in     health condition.                                averred, there would have to be an inte-        venture with US company Dow                      says a second flight has received a bomb
dissent and push Syria to launch reforms.      a bid to spare further bloodshed.                 Human rights activist Nabeel Rajab            gration of all Arab economies in one uni-       Chemical.                                        threat but landed safely in Malaysia.
   According to a copy of the document            At Bani Walid, 170 kms (105 miles)          told AFP this week that more than 200            form construct that would in the final             Over the past decade, Kuwait was able            Pakistan International Airlines earlier
seen by AFP, Arabi is to propose that          southeast of Tripoli, negotiators were still   Shiites jailed for their role in the month-      analysis attract foreign direct investment      to attract just $1.5 billion in foreign direct   said a flight to Manchester from Pakistan
                                                                                              long anti-government protests had joined         and coax intra-Arab trade. Arab                 investment, or a mere 0.5 percent of total       made an emergency landing in Turkey.
Assad hold elections in three years, move      seeking to broker the oasis town’s peace-                                                                                                                                                        |(AP)
towards a pluralistic government and           ful surrender.                                 the protest.                                     economies would not prosper, he cau-            Gulf inflows, data from the United
immediately halt the crackdown.                   “The negotiations were successful yes-         Rajab said the action was started last        tioned, if there was no firmly-rooted leg-      Nations Conference on Trade and
   The initiative, agreed by Arab foreign      terday and we are waiting for the NTC to       week by 12 of the 47 doctors from                islations that guaranteed the safety of for-    Development (UNCTAD) show.
ministers last month, angered Syria            give us the green light to go in,” said the    Manama’s Salmaniya hospital who were             eign investments.                                  It lagged not only much less wealthy           ▼            US$/KD 0.27380/90
which said it contained “unacceptable          council’s chief negotiator, Abdullah           arrested during the crackdown on the                In another development, calls by             Bahrain with nearly $10 billion of FDI
and biased language.”                          Kenshil.                                       Shiite-led protests.                             Kuwait’s top policymakers to correct            inflows in 2000-2010, but even an                 ▼              Euro/KD 0.3852
                                                  He also said Seif al-Islam was still in        The government has accused them of            imbalances in the economy and cut budg-         impoverished and violence-torn Yemen
   Libya’s new leaders were on
                                               the Bani Walid area. “He has been sight-       inciting the overthrow of the ruling Al-         et waste may signal new resolve to push         with $3.5 billion. UNCTAD ranks                   ■              Yen/KD 0.0035
                                               ed but he’s going going in and out (of         Khalifa family.                                  ahead with long-delayed diversification         Kuwait as 135th among 141 states in its
Wednesday urgently seeking Niger’s help        town) ... Because he has left the town, it                       Egypt                          plans. But conflict between the cabinet         inward FDI performance index.                     ▼            British £/KD 0.4373
in preventing Muammar Gaddafi, his             doesn’t mean he has left the area,”                                                             and parliament, long a headache for any-           “The potential for political volatility
family or his troops from crossing the                                                           Egyptian prosecutors accused a police
border, as the hunt for the fugitive strong-
                                               Kenshil said.
                                                                                              officer of giving false testimony on
                                                                                                                                               one trying to get things done in Kuwait,
                                                                                                                                               may block the effort.
                                                                                                                                                                                               there means that some foreign investors
                                                                                                                                                                                               are cautious about making large commit-           ▲ KS E +47.3 pts at closing, Sept 7
man intensified.                                                Yemen                         Wednesday in an often heated session in             Kuwait, with 3.6 million people,             ments to the country. It is not unusual for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                See Page 45
   New regime forces, meanwhile, were             Yemen’s ruling party on Wednesday           the trial of Hosni Mubarak over his role in      depends on income from crude oil for            projects to get held up or just not to hap-
poised to battle loyalist troops still hold-   approved changes to a plan to ease             the killing of protesters.                       around 93 percent of its government             pen,” said Paul Gamble, head of research          ▲ Dow +275.56 pts at closing, Sept 7
ing out in their remaining strongholds of      President Ali Abdullah Saleh from office          Lawyers acting for families of some of        budget, the most among oil-exporting            at Jadwa Investment in Riyadh.                                   See Page 46
Bani Walid, southeast of Tripoli, Sabha in     in hopes of defusing a stalemate that has      the 850 people killed in the uprising that       Gulf countries. Despite its wealth, the            Since 2004, Kuwait’s projected budget
                                                                                              ousted the Egyptian president have com-
the deep south and the coastal city of
Sirte, Gaddafi’s hometown.
                                               paralysed the country and given a lift to
                                               militants suspected of links to al-Qaeda.      plained that some police witnesses
                                                                                                                                               state-dominated economy has drawn few
                                                                                                                                               foreign investors, unlike neighbours such
                                                                                                                                                                                               spending has tripled to a record 19.4 bil-
                                                                                                                                                                                               lion dinars planned for the 2011/12 fiscal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ▲ Nasdaq +75.11 pts at closing, Sept 7
   In the runup to a transfer of the gov-         Saleh, who is in Saudi Arabia recover-      changed their accounts and accused the           as Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.          year, which started in April, with expen-
ernment in waiting once the final hold-        ing from a June assassination attempt, has     prosecution of failing to build a strong            In 2009, the $133 billion economy            diture on wages for government employ-            ▲ FTSE +161.75 pts at closing, Sept 7
outs have fallen, National Transitional        defied months of mass protests against his     case.                                            nosedived into an estimated contraction         ees rising almost as fast.
Council (NTC) number two Mahmud                autocratic 33-year rule and confounded            The 83-year-old Mubarak, who has              of 5.0 percent in real terms, the most             Still, the Arab state, whose 2011 gross
Jibril arrived in Tripoli, its acting deputy   international efforts to solve the crisis.     been in hospital since April, has attended       severe in the Gulf, after the global finan-     domestic product is expected by private           ▲ Nikkei +172.84 pts at closing, Sept 7
information minister said.                        Last month, he gave the green light for     the trial on a stretcher inside a defendants’    cial crisis slashed oil prices to as low as     economists to grow around 4.4 percent,
   “Jibril arrived today but he is in meet-    his GPC party to accept amendments to a        cage in court. He is charged with conspir-       $36 per barrel.                                 managed to spend only 76 percent of its
ings,” Khaled Najm told AFP.                   transition plan brokered by Yemen’s Gulf       ing to kill protesters and “inciting” offi-         So a weakening of crude prices in the        2010/11 budget.                                   ▼ Gold $1810 per oz (London)
   Gaddafi’s sole remaining media              neighbours and it was approved after two       cers to use live ammunition.                     last several months and a softening glob-          “One of the problems historically with
mouthpiece, Mishan al-Juburi, owner of         days of discussions.                              Police witnesses in Monday’s session
                                                                                              had suggested that neither the former
                                                                                                                                               al economy seem to have rung alarm              Kuwait’s budget is that they have under-          ▲      NYMEX crude $89.38 per barrel
the Syria-based Arrai Oruba television,           “We reached an agreement with diffi-                                                         bells in the world’s sixth biggest oil          spent, particularly in terms of planned
said the defeated leader was still in Libya,   culty ... There were extremist elements        president nor his former Interior Minister       exporter.                                       investment spending, because they were            ▲      Brent crude $115.61 per barrel
along with his son Seif al-Islam.              who opposed the plan,” said a party mem-       Habib al-Adli, who is also on trial, gave           HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad            not able to get projects up and running.
   “I can tell you that I spoke with           ber present at the conference who              any orders to shoot, and one officer on          Al-Jaber Al-Sabah said last month that a        That’s a big issue for them,” Gamble              ▲         3-month $ LIBOR rate 0.364%
Gaddafi very recently,” Juburi told AFP.       declined to give his name.                     Wednesday told the court that police were        misuse of budget surpluses and “irre-           said.

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