(MENAFN - Arab Times) Kuwait's cultural attach - in the United Arab Emirates Dr Saleh Yaseen was recently quoted as saying Kuwait respects the decision taken by each and every nation, reports Al-Anba daily. He was speaking following reports which said Kuwaiti students were asked to leave the UAE. He went on to say in all just three students from the University of Ajman were told to leave. Al-Yaseen denied media reports about other Kuwaiti students from the University of Sharjah.
He indicated "our students in the United Arab Emirates are committed to the laws and regulations of the United Arab Emirates and this is evidenced by the increase in the number of Kuwaiti students in the Emirates which has risen from 800 to 1,200. On the other hand, the executive office of the National Union of Kuwaiti Students has requested the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Higher Education to intervene to avoid the recurrence of 'such' issues and help protect the future of students. Meanwhile, MP Nabil Al-Fadhel has said the relevant authorities in Ajman and Sharjah suspected four Kuwaiti students of belonging to the Muslim Brotherhood and asked them to leave the Emirates.