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GCC 2010 traffic week highlights solidarity, cooperation

KUWAIT, March 13 (KUNA) -- The Joint Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Traffic Week highlights solidarity and cooperation among member states in the domain, said Spokesman of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) Colonel Mohammad Al-Saber on Saturday.
Al-Saber, who also serves as the Director of the MoI's Security Media Department, said in a statement that he hoped that GCC Traffic Week 2010 would attain its objectives in reducing accidents, adding that Kuwait was proud to host the event scheduled to kick off on Sunday.
This year's slogan "Beware the Faults of Others" pinpoints the main cause of road accidents, he said, and noted that MoI's Traffic Department was willing to participate in this event and come up with solutions and unified traffic strategies to counter the phenomenon that was agonizing both individuals and societies.
Al-Saber called for participation from all society members, and noted to the great role that families, schools and the media played in promoting values of patriotism and responsibility. (end) fs.aia KUNA 131324 Mar 10NNNN