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3000 Bedoon Protest for Citizenship Rights

To mark the international day of non-violence, more than 3,000 protesters from the stateless community of Kuwait (Bedoon) marched to demand their rights to citizenship.

October 07, 2013 Citizenship, Protests
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Stateless Children of Women Citizens – Short Film

In a recent project, the Women Refugees’ Commission produced a short film on the plight of children of stateless fathers and citizen mothers in both

June 17, 2013 Citizenship, Discrimination, women
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Minister: Holds on Bedoon for National Security

In a parliamentary session held late May, Member of the parliament Adel Al-Khrafi directed questions to the Minister of Interior Affairs Sheikh Ahmed Al-Humood Al-Sabah

June 17, 2013 Citizenship, General, Violations
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29 Kuwaiti Academics and Writers Petition for Bedoon

A group of 29 academics and writers issued a petition demanding the parliament’s committee for Human Rights to put regulations for naturalization of Bedoon regardless

March 25, 2013 Citizenship
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Kuwait MPs pass law to naturalize 4,000 Bedoon

[Copy of the votes’ sheet of the parliament to the naturalization decision] From the BBC: “Kuwait’s parliament has passed a bill to grant citizenship to

March 25, 2013 Citizenship
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Kuwaiti activist Al-Semawi suggests a Bedoon plan to the Amir

Kuwaiti political activist Dr. Al-Semawi suggests a Bedoon plan to the Amir Political Activist Dr. Fahad Al-Semawi submitted suggestion to resolve the issue of Bedoon

November 28, 2012 Citizenship
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Call for the Amir to solve Bedoon issue with a decree

After having changed the electoral law in Kuwait with a “decree of necessity” that put the country in massive protests, the Bedoon have campaign on

November 15, 2012 Citizenship
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Kuwait’s cabinet approves the discriminatory 3 colored IDs system

Last March, Bedoon rights and many Bedoon advocates have been warning of the new policy passed by the discriminatory governmental establishment “The Central agency of

September 25, 2012 Citizenship, Discrimination
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Bedoon activists issue a strong statement: we want to decide

A group of Bedoon  activists have issued today (23 September 20120) the following statement demanding the government to take immediate actions and stop the violations

September 23, 2012 Citizenship
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Saved the Amir from an assassination attempt, but still stateless

Many families are still stateless despite losing their fathers for the liberation of Kuwait or for the Arab wars that Kuwait took a part of.

September 15, 2012 Citizenship
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