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Briefing of KUNA main news for Saturday until 12:00 GMT

 KUWAIT -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent Friday a cable of congratulations to President of Croatia Zoran Milanovic, on the occasion of his country's National Day, wishing him well and his country more progress and prosperity.

KUWAIT -- The price of Kuwaiti oil went up by five cents to USD 110.86 per barrel on Friday, compared with USD 110.81 pb a day earlier, said the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) on Saturday.

BRUSSELS -- NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Saturday in a telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed the application by Finland and Sweden to join the western military alliance.

TEHRAN -- A 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck the port of Charak in Iran's southern province of Hormozgan on Saturday, with no casualties reported.