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Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah accepted the resignation of Finance Minister Mustafa al-Shimali, the Kuwait News Agency reported, citing a Cabinet statement.
Education Minister Nayef al-Hajraf has been named the acting finance minister, the news service said.
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