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Brief History of Kuwait

Brief History of Kuwait

From the 7th c. AD Kuwait was part of the Arab Caliphate. From the 13th century to con. 15th c. the territory of Kuwait, then called Kurain, was ruled by sheikhs of local Arab tribes. All R. 17th century Kurane was formally included in the Ottoman Empire, but strong local power remained. In 1680, during the reign of Sheikh Barraq al-Hamid (1669–82), the fortified port city of El Kuwait was built. Qurayn reached its peak during the reign of Sheikh…

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Kuwait Guide

Kuwait Guide

Country data Location: Middle East Time zone: CET + 2 (during summer time: CET + 1) Total area: 17,818 km² Land area: 17,818 km² Water area: 0 km² Length of the state border: 462 km Bordering countries: Iraq: 240 km Saudi Arabia: 222 km Coastline: 499 km Capital: Kuwait City Governorates: 6 Al Ahmadi, Al ‘Asimah, Al Farwaniyah, Al Jahra’, Hawalli, Mubarak al Kabir Electric current: 220 V / 50 Hz Telephone code: 00 965 (Source: Allcitycodes) Highest point: 306…

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