KUNA main news for Friday, March 25, 2016

Economic:

   KUWAIT — Price of the Kuwait oil drops USD 1.28 reaching USD 32.92 per barrel in Thursday’s trades against USD 34.20 pb on Wednesday, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) says.

   International:

   NEW YORK — The State of Kuwait has urged the United Nations to “shoulder its responsibility” on ending plights suffered by women worldwide, namely violence and repression. The Kuwaiti stand was expressed by a delegation that took part in the 60th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), said the chief envoy, Sheikha Latifa Al-Fahad Al-Salem Al-Sabah, Chairperson of the Kuwaiti Cabinet’s Committee on Women’s Affairs. By Mohammad Al-Otaibi. (moved).

   BEIRUT — The UN chief pursues his official visit to Lebanon, examining conditions of Syrian refugees.

   ISLAMABAD — The Iranian president begins official visit for talks on regional issues and bilateral ties.

   CAIRO — A Kuwaiti parliamentary delegation continues visit to the Cameroon for talks on bilateral relations.

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