Kuwait City, Nov 11: The residency affairs departments in the six governorates received a verbal order to stop all transactions related to Sudanese nationality, until further notice, thus raising the number of nationalities prohibited from entering Kuwait without security approvals to 8 nationalities, namely Lebanese, Syrian, Iraqi, Pakistani, Iranian, Afghani, Yemeni and Sudanese.
Senior security sources told Al-Qabas that the internal disturbances in Sudan are behind this procedure, noting that the procedures related to the Sudanese community, whether related to all types of visit features, family, tourism, private and commercial, and features of joining a family of various types for the wife and children or for a husband over his wife Teacher, and work visas for the Ministry of Affairs, in coordination with the Ministry of Interior, have been suspended. [Also Read: “Traffic” violates 180 “delivery” bikes on the highways]
The sources indicated that this procedure was followed with most of the countries that witnessed internal unrest, and that the goal behind it is due to the fact that a number of communities that occur in their countries unrest and demonstrations, are trying intensively to bring their people to Kuwait through visits, family residency, and residencies on companies, which may Among them are infiltrated by wanted persons by the authorities of their country, or by elements dangerous to security, which is not approved by the security authorities in order to maintain internal security.
The sources confirmed that the Sudanese who have residency within the country are not included in the decision, and they have the right to return to the country, and they have the right to renew their residency.