KUWAIT - Kuwait condemned in the strongest terms the Yemeni Houthi militias' repeated terrorist attacks with booby-trapped drones and ballistic missiles on civilian targets in the Saudi capital Riyadh and other cities.

CAIRO - Egypt's President Abdelfattah Al-Sisi praised the "closeness and exclusivity" of his country's relations with Kuwait during talks with its visiting Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah.

KUWAIT - Kuwait said 844 people were tested positive for coronavirus with six related deaths reported taking the total cases up to 189,890 as deaths rose to 1,078 respectively.

JEDDAH - The Saudi-led coalition to support legitimacy in Yemen said it derailed a Houthi ballistic missile attack on the Saudi Arabia's capital of Riyadh.

WASHINGTON - The US House of Representatives approved President Joe Biden's USD 1.9 trillion coronavirus relief stimulus package. (end) ibi