Feb. 1, 2022

Kuwait moves to mediate end to Gulf-Lebanon rift

Peninsula/Diplomacy

The story: Kuwait has hosted a meeting of Arab chief diplomats to discuss a framework to end the ongoing rift between Gulf states and Lebanon. The Kuwaiti foreign minister has announced that the Lebanese response to the framework is a “positive step” toward resolving the diplomatic dispute. Some Gulf Arab states—including Kuwait—recalled their ambassadors in Oct. 2021 over criticism of the Saudi-led war in Yemen voiced by then-Lebanese information minister George Kordahi.

The coverage: Kuwait-based Al-Jarida has reported that Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah prior to the Jan. 30 Arab ministerial meeting held consultations with Lebanese officials in Beirut on Jan. 24...

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