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Enraged tribesmen torch Kuwait election candidate's tent

The Kuwait Times reports:

Angry protesters from the Al-Mutair tribe burned down the election headquarters of controversial third constituency candidate Mohammad Al-Juwaihel in Adailiya yesterday as clashes erupted between police and hundreds of tribesmen.

The tribesmen were angered by Juwaihel's insulting comments against fourth constituency candidate Dr Obaid Al-Wasmi and the Mutair tribe during a rally at his headquarters earlier yesterday. Read the full story.

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