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Tuesday 20th March 2018

BREAKING: Kuwait Follows Iranian Escalation with “Extreme Concern”

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7Dnews London

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 21:27 GMT

Kuwait said in a statement issued on Sunday, July 21st, that it follows with extreme concern the escalation represented in Iran’s seizure of British tanker sailing near strait of Hormuz, reported Reuters. 

Kuwait also stressed that "the continuation of such acts will increase tensions, expose maritime safety to a direct threat, which requires the international community to intensify its efforts to contain the escalation."

Kuwait urged all parties to exercise restraint and respect international maritime law to ensure maritime security in the region.


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