Oct. 19, 2021

Kuwait allows women to join military, igniting debate

Peninsula/Society

The story: Kuwait’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah has issued a ministerial decision that permits women to join the national military. In the preliminary phase, Kuwaiti women can join the military’s medical or specialty support services—as the defense ministry plans to expand roles later. Numerous Kuwaiti MPs and citizens continue to debate the decision online...

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