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Ministry of Interior cancels Article 17 passports for illegal residents

Sheikh Fahd Al-Yousef, the First Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense, and Minister of Interior, has issued a directive to cancel Article 17 passports for residents living in Kuwait illegally.

It applies to all Article 17 passports held by individuals residing in Kuwait, without proper authorization.

According to reports by Al-Rai newspaper, the directive also mandates the suspension of all transactions related to these passports.

The Ministry acknowledges the need for humanitarian assistance in specific situations. The policy includes exemptions for individuals with critical medical needs or educational requirements.

Those with urgent medical conditions or educational needs falling under these exemptions are instructed to visit the Adan Center for guidance and support.

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