My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day

...And whether or not you agree with his decision to use military force against Iraq after Saddam Hussein's forces invaded Kuwait, his combat experience may explain why he chose not to expand that war by ordering troops to Baghdad to remove Hussein from...
After vet felled by PTSD, service dog aids family

...was stationed at Fort Riley, Kansas, with his new wife Diane before his unit deployed for Operation Desert Storm to liberate Kuwait.A few days after his return, Diane called his sister, Laura Thomas. Baker was having nightmares about a dead man chasing...
Nation and World
Mega beer merger bets on the rise of African drinkers BCG."While most of the world is growing older, Africa will have a young workforce for decades to come," BCG said.Kuwait's Mobile Telecommunications Co. sought to tap into this growth in 2005, when it paid $3.4 billion for Celtel International...
Nation and World
Officials: 4 Marines killed in military attacks in Tenn.

...gunman as 24-year-old Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez of Hixton, Tennessee, and said he was believed to have been born in Kuwait, though it was unclear whether he was a U.S. or Kuwaiti citizen."Lives have been lost from some faithful people who have...
Regional News
4 Marines die in attack on military sites

...federal authorities and records giving at least four variations. The official said Abdulazeez was believed to have been born in Kuwait. It was unclear whether he was a U.S. or Kuwaiti citizen.In addition to the Marines killed, three people were reported...
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Shooter's family says he suffered from depression

...last year, looking for clues to who or what might have influenced him and set off the bloodshed Thursday.The 24-year-old Kuwait-born Abdulazeez opened fire at a military recruiting office and a Navy-Marine operations center a few miles apart.Family...
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IS affiliate claims responsibility for Saudi police bombing

...responsibility for recent attacks in eastern Saudi Arabia and also in Kuwait.Saudi Interior Ministry spokesman, Maj. Gen. Mansour al-Turki...Shiite mosque.The same group also claimed responsibility for Kuwait's deadliest terrorist attack, which killed 27 Shiite worshippers...
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Saudi Arabia: Islamic State attacks stopped, 400 held

...has claimed responsibility for recent suicide bombings aimed at Shiites in the kingdom's oil-rich east and in next-door Kuwait.The Saudi Interior Ministry accused those arrested over the "past few weeks" of involvement in several attacks, including...
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US kills senior Khorasan Group leader

...11, 2001, attacks."Al-Fadhli was also involved in October 2002 attacks against U.S. Marines on Faylaka Island in Kuwait and on the French ship MV Limburg, Davis said."His death will degrade and disrupt ongoing external operations of al-Qaida...
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Egypt unveils canal extension with pomp-filled ceremony

...Francois Hollande, King Abdullah of Jordan and Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Kuwait's Emir Sheik Sabah Al Ahmed Al Sabah and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras also attended, as well as Yemen's exiled President...
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