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Kuwait: Governance questions in the spotlight, property ‘boom’
Emiri diplomacy: Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah (who celebrated his 90th birthday on 16 June) travelled to Baghdad on 19 June in his latest effort to mend some diplomatic divides. Relations with Iraq have been improving in recent times, and Sheikh Sabah was expected to use that to try and alleviate the pressure that Baghdad finds itself under amid rivalry between Iran and the United States.
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