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Kuwait issues stamp to document fight against COVID-19

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s Ministry of Communications (MoC) issued a postage stamp titled “Kuwait Fight Coronavirus Pandemic,” in collaboration with the ministry’s Postal Sector and Kuwait Philatelic Society, to document this vital global and historical time and the country’s fight against COVID-19.

In a press statement yesterday, the ministry said that the stamp contains a photo of the late Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, as well as a picture of a Kuwait Airways plane with citizens returning to the country during the plan to evacuate them from abroad.

The stamp also includes a picture of the Kuwait gates, symbolizing the protection of the nation to its people from external danger, on the side of the gate policeman, the National Guard, military, medical crew, Kuwait Red Crescent Society and voluntary groups, to document their great role during this pandemic, it added. The stamp of the pandemic was designed and drawn this month by a member of the Kuwait Philatelic Society Jaber Abdulali Al-Hindal, which is available to everyone at 150 fils with 50,000 printed, it stated. – KUNA


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