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Rafale deal is huge mistake and Iraq must do more to assure Kuwaitis, prominent Kuwaiti activist says

May 14, 2010
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Rafale deal is huge mistake and Iraq must do more to assure Kuwaitis, prominent Kuwaiti activist says

Zayed Al Zaid was adamant: the deal to sell French Rafale planes to Kuwait is so flawed that it should not be allowed to go ahead. “It is a huge mistake and a waste of money that it should not be approved despite all the assurances we hear and the pressure we get from...
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Kuwait MPs oppose Rafale deal, threaten to grill whoever signs the deal

April 12, 2010
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An Islamist parliamentary bloc has threatened to grill either the prime minister or the defence minister if Kuwait signs a multi-billion-dollar deal to purchase French-made Rafale warplanes. The Islamist Reform and Development Bloc said that it was in possession of “important documents issued by the army and that recommended against the purchase of the...
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Sarkozy to receive Kuwait’s premier on Friday as Rafale deal is opposed by Kuwaiti MPs

April 11, 2010
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French President Nicolas Sarkozy will receive Kuwait’s Prime Minister Shaikh Nasser Mohammad Al Ahmad Al Sabah on Friday, the Elysee has announced The French leader’s timetable showed a slot on Friday, April 16, at 11:15 a.m. reserved for the meeting with the Kuwaiti premier in Paris, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported. Sarkozy is heading...
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