Briefing of KUNA main news for Saturday until 12:00 GMT

KUALA LUMPUR, Kuwait vows to give priority to efforts to address the concerns of the Islamic world in collaboration with the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

BRUSSELS — European Union (EU) Defence Ministers conclude in Sofia, Bulgaria, a two-day informal meeting Saturday after discussion of the EU defence programmes and missions, EU-NATO cooperation as well as EU-UN cooperation on peace-keeping and crisis management.

KUALA LUMPUR — Bangladesh calls for reshaping “the joint strategy” of the Arab nations to employ the nation abundant resources to achieve economic prosperity and social progress.

RAMALLAH — Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad Al-Malki says that the Palestinian diplomatic mission foiled Israel’s bids to occupy a non-permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

WASHINGTON — The United States of America and its major Asian ally, South Korea, agree to maintain coordination till the much-trumpeted encounter between President Donald Trump and North Korean President Kim Jong Un.

Source: Kuwait News Agency