KUWAIT SUPPORTS EGYPT’S COUNTER-TERRORISM EFFORTS: DEPUTY PM

Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah, said on Thursday, that, Kuwait stands side by side with Egypt, in its fight against terrorism.

The minister made the remarks, during a meeting with visiting Egyptian Intelligence Agency Chief, Abbas Kamel, the Kuwaiti Interior Ministry’s Public Relations and Security Media Department said, in a statement.

Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah, underlined the depth of brotherly relations and joint cooperation between Kuwait and Egypt, the statement said.

Both sides share the same views and positions, on all regional and international issues, the minister added.

The Egyptian intelligence chief, lauded firm security relations between Egypt and Kuwait, pointing to Kuwait’s regional and international role, in fighting terrorism.

Egypt’s army has been struggling to uproot the strongholds of militants, now belonging to the Daesh branch in Sinai, since the ouster of the Islamist leader, Mohamed Morsi, in response to mass protests against his rule, in 2013.

Source: NAM News Network