The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, Jan. 15, 2007.
By United Press International

Kuwait moves to remove ill emir

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- Kuwait's cabinet has begun proceedings to remove the ailing new emir, The New York Times reports.

Kuwait to get new crown prince

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Kuwait's Emir Sheik Jaber al-Ahmad al-Sabah will replace his ailing crown prince with Prime Minister Sabah al-Ahmad, reports said Wednesday.

More clashes with Muslim gunmen in Kuwait

KUWAITI CITY, Kuwait, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Kuwaiti authorities said they wiped out a terrorist group following clashes in which a civilian and four gunmen were killed Monday.