With a history as a fishing and trading sheikhdom, Kuwait, since the 1930s, has become one of the world’s leading oil producers. Iraqi claims on the area led to the 1990–91 occupation and resulting Gulf War
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- The hotel is swarming with African-American converts and Kuwaitis.
- The two attackers were gunned down, and there are 15 Kuwaitis that are currently being held awaiting trial in that regard.
- In October, two Kuwaitis killed a marine and wounded another during war games on Failaka island, 12 miles east of Kuwait City.
Pronunciation: /-ˈwātē/adjective & noun
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