You are here


March 27, 2015 at 10:47

Kuwait on alert due to Yemen conflict

Kuwait on alert due to Yemen conflict




Kuwait: Kuwait’s Interior Ministry called all active forces to duty and leaves were suspended yesterday. Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Sabah, chaired a meeting of top officials to review the security plan to safeguard the country. Senior defense ministry and national guard officials attended the meeting with the interior minister to discuss activating plans to strengthen internal security in light of the events in Yemen, the ministry said. Kuwait sent fighter jets as part of the Saudi-led coalition air strikes against Shiite Houthi militia in Yemen.

Read more >