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KUWAIT – Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled says Kuwait cherishes its friendly ties with the Philippines.

RIYADH – Saudi air defense intercept and destroy a ballistic missile fired by Yemeni Houthi militia.

GAZA – A Palestinian man is martyred and 167 others injured by Israeli fire on protesters in Gaza Strip.

GENEVA – The World Health Organization launches the first-ever oral cholera vaccination campaign in Yemen.

WASHINGTON – US Secretary of State says his country is ready to help shore up North Korea’s economy if the latter agrees to denuclearize.

Source: Kuwait News Agency