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

LONDON, US President Donald Trump says the UK would “not” get a trade deal with his country if Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan goes ahead.

BEIRUT — After meeting with Lebanese President Michel Aoun, Kuwaiti National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim says that the leaderships of Kuwait and Lebanon were seeking to further bolster relations on all possible fields.

BRUSSELS — The European Union (EU) will open its delegation (embassy) in Kuwait by the end of this year, Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Kuwait’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, announces after a meeting with EU High Representative Federica Mogherini.

TOKYO — South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon calls for patience in forging ahead with the denuclearization and peace process with North Korea, warning that a series of hurdles could test the process going forward, Yonhap News Agency reported.

GENEVA — Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hails Kuwait’s generous contribution to the works of WHO in Yemen.

Source: Kuwait News Agency