KUWAIT PLACES TWO YEMENI ENTITIES, 11 INDIVIDUALS ON TERROR LIST

KUWAIT, Oct 28 (NNN-KUNA) – A senior source at the Foreign Ministry of Kuwait, has announced the designation of two Yemeni entities and 11 individuals as terrorists.

“In line with Kuwait’s efforts to counter terrorism and dry up terrorist groups’ financial resources, the anti-terror committee, chaired by the Foreign Ministry, has placed two Yemeni entities and 11 Yemeni individuals, on Kuwait terror list for leading, financing, or supporting Al-Qaeda and Daesh,” the source said.

The source pointed out that the move was taken, in coordination with the United States and within the framework of the newly-formed Riyadh-based Terrorist Financing Targeting Centre, TFTC, which is co-chaired by the US and Saudi Arabia.

The designation of these entities and individuals comes also, in implementation of the UNSC resolution No. 1373 of 2001, which was issued under article seven of the UN charter, the source stated.

 

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK