Cit­i­zen miss­ing:

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Arab Times - - LOCAL -

Po­lice and coast guard of­fi­cers were alarmed af­ter re­ceiv­ing in­for­ma­tion that a cit­i­zen iden­ti­fied as Saud Al-Mus­lim dis­ap­peared in Aryaaq – the south­ern part of the coun­try – while scuba div­ing with a friend, re­ports Al-Seyas­sah daily. Ac­cord­ing to po­lice sources, the friend called the Oper­a­tions Unit in the In­te­rior Min­istry say­ing Al-Mus­lim did not ap­pear hours af­ter div­ing into the sea. This prompted the res­cue divers to search for Al-Mus­lim with the help of the team formed by the Coast Guard.

Al-Mus­lim’s dis­ap­pear­ance hap­pened on Fri­day even­ing and the res­cue op­er­a­tion in­volved of­fi­cers from Kuwait Army who used un­manned air­craft and sev­eral boats to search for him, in ad­di­tion to co­or­di­na­tion with au­thor­i­ties in Saudi Ara­bia as the lo­ca­tion where he re­port­edly dis­ap­peared is close to Saudi wa­ters.

Ne­ti­zens took to so­cial me­dia plat­forms to ap­peal to those who fre­quent the sea to help in the search and re­port to the se­cu­rity au­thor­ity if they


find the miss­ing cit­i­zen.

Iraqi dies in farm:

An Iraqi man died af­ter suf­fer­ing from a heart at­tack in a camel sta­ble, says Al-Seyas­sah.

Se­cu­ri­ty­men and paramedics rushed to the lo­ca­tion af­ter the Oper­a­tions Unit in the In­te­rior Min­istry re­ceived in­for­ma­tion about the in­ci­dent. The Iraqi was still alive when the res­cuers ar­rived at the scene, so they rushed him to Far­waniya Hos­pi­tal. Sadly, the Iraqi died upon ar­rival at the hos­pi­tal. His re­mains were re­ferred to Foren­sics.

Duo do­ing drugs:

The Far­waniya po­lice have ar­rested an uniden­ti­fied woman who is be­lieved to be in her 40s and a man in his 20s for pos­sess­ing and con­sum­ing drugs, re­ports Al-Anba daily.

The daily added, the young man was or­dered to pull over for reck­less driv­ing and when a traf­fic po­lice­man asked him to pro­duce his driv­ing li­cence, he and the woman in the pas­sen­ger seat ap­peared dis­ori­ented.

Po­lice then searched the ve­hi­cle and found 41 nar­cotic pills. The young man also claimed the lady in the pas­sen­ger seat was his wife but could not prove it. They have been handed over to the Gen­eral Depart­ment for Drugs Con­trol.

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