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Readout of Vice President Harris Call with Crown Prince Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jabir Al-Sabah of Kuwait

Vice President Harris spoke today with His Highness, Crown Prince Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jabir Al-Sabah of Kuwait. The Vice President expressed her appreciation for the longstanding friendship between the United States and Kuwait. She also expressed her deep gratitude for the critical role that Kuwait played in supporting the evacuation from Afghanistan of Americans and vulnerable ...
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Readout of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.’s Call with Emir Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah of Kuwait

SEPTEMBER 01, 2021 STATEMENTS AND RELEASES President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. spoke today with Emir Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah of Kuwait to express gratitude for Kuwait’s generous support for the evacuation from Afghanistan of American citizens, diplomatic staff from the United States and several partner nations, and vulnerable Afghan nationals.  The President and Emir underscored ...
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Kuwait’s Cooperation with the United States on Evacuation of American Citizens and At-Risk Afghans

Press Statement Ambassador Alina L. Romanowski August 23, 2021 Over the past several days, the United States has mobilized an unprecedented, global effort to evacuate U.S. citizens, personnel from partner nations, and at-risk individuals from Kabul. The State Department is working around the clock with our allies and partners in every region of the world ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Al-Sabah

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON AUGUST 17, 2021 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah.  The Secretary expressed gratitude to the Government of Kuwait for helping to facilitate the transit of U.S. citizens and Embassy Kabul personnel through Kuwait and underscored the ...
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August 1, 2021: Health Alert-Government Updates Entry & Exit Guidelines, and Cancels Closure Order for Commercial Businesses

Health Alert – Government Updates Entry & Exit Guidelines, and Cancels Closure Order for Commercial Businesses   Location:  Kuwait Event:  On July 26, the Government of Kuwait confirmed plans to allow vaccinated non-Kuwaiti residents to return to Kuwait beginning August 1, 2021, and cancelled the 8:00 pm closure order for commercial businesses. Beginning August 1, fully vaccinated non-Kuwaiti residents may return ...
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