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Kuwait awaits results of parliamentary polls
The polls for 50 parliamentary seats saw opposition boycott against a controversial electoral law by the government.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 00:06 GMT
Monitoring group says Syria toll tops 100,000
Death toll keeps rising, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says, as proposed Geneva talks look set to be delayed.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 19:23 GMT
Raising the decibel of Kuwaiti dissent
In an attempt to democratise the Gulf state, the opposition says it is being muzzled by an unresponsive government.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2013 12:23 GMT
Kuwaiti court frees opposition leader on bail
Court of Appeals frees Mussallam al-Barrak on bail, but delays final verdict over the insulting of emir to a later date.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 09:43 GMT
Kuwaiti opposition defies crackdown
Opposition groups in Gulf nation call for more anti-government protests after one of their own is jailed.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2013 21:19 GMT
Kuwait police clash with opposition activists
Riots come hours after police raid opposition leader's home in attempt to arrest him after being issued jail sentence.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 23:35 GMT
Kuwait jails former MP for 'insulting emir'
Opposition leader Mussallam al-Barrak imprisoned for five years after appealing to emir to avoid "autocratic rule".
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 12:03 GMT
Nations pledge over $1.5bn in Syrian aid
Aim of conference was to help those suffering inside Syria and refugees in neighbouring countries.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 09:50 GMT
The Arab Spring: Disorder may be good?
Low-key temporary disorder, although disruptive, can yield positive benefits to burgeoning democracies.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2012 15:07 GMT
Thousands protest in Kuwait City
Demonstrators call for parliament to be dissolved after poll boycotted by the opposition.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 02:24 GMT
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