Kuwait National Day

Kuwait National Day

February 25
This national holiday commemorates Kuwait's independence from Britain in 1961. Though internally governed by the Sabah family, Britain had handled its foreign affairs since 1899.
CONTACTS:
Kuwait Cultural Office
3500 International Dr. N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008
202-364-2100; fax: 202-363-8394
www.kuwaitculture.com
SOURCES:
AnnivHol-2000, p. 32
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We want to take it (Philippine and Kuwait relations) to another stage of cooperation," Kuwaiti Ambassador to Manila Mousaed Al-Thwaikh told reporters in the sidelines of the Kuwait National Day reception held Wednesday night.
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Manama, April 3 (BNA) -- His Royal Highness the Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received a cable of thanks from Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Crown Prince Shaikh Nawaf Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah in reply to HRH's congratulatory cable marking the 50th anniversary of Kuwait National day and the 5th anniversary of the accession to the throne of the His Highnes the Amir of Kuwait Shaikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah.
Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah, Amir of Kuwait, in which he congratulated him on the 50th anniversary of Kuwait National Day, the 20th anniversary of the liberation of Kuwait, and the fifth accession anniversary of Sheikh Sabah to the Kuwait emirship.
We received our second Airbus A320 aircraft, allowing us to add more routes, during the Kuwait National Day holidays," he added.
Luxury Kuwaiti carrier Wataniya Airways has announced that it has added extra flights to Dubai over the upcoming Kuwait National Day and Liberation Day on 25 and 26 February, respectively.
Dignitaries cutting the ceremonial cake at the Kuwait National Day and Liberation Day celebrations yesterday.
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The second day was devoted to lectures by Dutch diplomats at the Dutch Foreign Ministry followed by a museum tour and participation at the Kuwait national day reception.

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