Kuwait Arrests Opposition Member Al-Barrak, Kuwait Times Says

Kuwaiti State Security officials arrested former lawmaker Musallam Al-Barrak for “undermining the status” of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah during a recent protest, the Kuwait Times reported.

He was detained after public prosecutors issued an arrest warrant, newspaper said.

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