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Maltese-Kuwaiti officials discuss bilateral ties

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Kuwait's ambassador to Malta Faisal Al-Musaileem met on Tuesday with Malta's new president Marie Louise Coleiro Preca where he conveyed Kuwait's congratulations to her on her assuming the duties of the presidency and discussed with her means of boosting bilateral relations



In a statement to KUNA, the ambassador said the president praised the Kuwaiti leadership for its wise and distinguished policies. He said he extended, in return, Kuwait's gratitude to Malta for its supportive stances vis-Ø£ -vis Kuwait, in particular during the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990



He moreover thanked the president for the wonderful welcoming the crew and passengers of the Kuwaiti boat "Journey of Hope" received when they arrived in Malta last June 16-19, noting that the Maltese officials showed appreciation for the humanitarian nature of the boat's worldwide trip



President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca assumed her new post on April 8, 2014


Maltese-Kuwaiti officials discuss bilateral ties