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Today in Kuwait's history


1963 -- The Amir Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah signed decree forming the Higher Council for Civil Aviation to map out the state strategy within this sector.

1987 -- A explosion occurred at the Pan American (Pan Am) airway's office in Kuwait, resulting in property damages only.
1999 -- Cornerstone for the UN headquarters was laid in Meshrif area, Kuwait, coinciding with the UN Day.
2007 -- Fahad Al-Ahmad housing project won the prize of the executive bureau of the council of Arab housing ministers as the best housing venture in 2007.
2007 -- Kuwait won the 10th Gulf brotherhood shooting championship.
2008 -- Ali Al-Shimali of Kuwait won gold medal for Jet Ski in Asian Games held in Bali, Indonesia.
2015 -- Kuwait national team won the GCC 13th shooting tournament, snatching 26 medals -- 10 gold, nine silver, and seven bronze. (end) gta