Kuwait to cut government spending

During a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City, Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah reaffirmed the plan of the Amiri Diwan to trim government expenditures, Kuwait News Agency stated.
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Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah takes part in a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah (R) and Kuwaiti Defence Minister Sheikh Khaled al-Jarrah al-Sabah (L), take part in a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah (R) and Kuwaiti Defence Minister Sheikh Khaled al-Jarrah al-Sabah (L), take part in a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Kuwaiti Oil and Finance minister Anas al-Saleh (C) and Minister of Communications Essa al-Kandari (R) take part in a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Kuwaiti MPs take part in a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City. (AFP/Getty Images)
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(RtoL) Kuwaiti Shiite MPs Adnan Abdulsamad, Abdulhameed Dashti and Ahmad Lari talk with Kuwaiti Housing Minister Yasser Abul (R) and Minister of Communications Essa al-Kandari during a parliament session on February 9, 2016 at the national assembly in Kuwait City. (AFP/Getty Images)