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Kuwait to participate in Paris Conference on Combating Terrorist Financing

PARIS, Kuwait, represented by Minister of Finance Dr. Nayef Al-Hajraf, will participate in the International Conference on Combating Terrorist Financing due in Paris on April 25-26.

Kuwaiti Ambassador to France Sami Al-Sulaiman told KUNA on Tuesday that Kuwait’s participation, alongside more than 70 countries international and regional organizations at this conference, emphasized its keenness to support efforts to combat all forms forms terrorism and extremism.

Al-Sulaiman pointed to the importance of this international conference to face financing terrorist organizations such as the so-called Islamic State Organization and Al-Qaeda.

Financing of terrorist organizations threaten security and stability of the world, he said.

The conference will be held at the headquarters of Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in Paris, where France’s President Emmanuel Macron will deliver a speech on international cooperation to fight terrorist organizations.

Source: Kuwait News Agency