Kuwait denies news of the withdrawal of US forces from the country
CAMP ARIFJAN, KUWAIT: US soldiers hold Kuwaiti and US flags during the inauguration ceremony of a US military hospital at camp Arifjan, 70 kms south of Kuwait City, 03 August 2004. The US army in Kuwait opened the 44-bed medical facility with several out-patient clinics serving all service members and civilians in Kuwait, according to the US military. The hospital complements several Troop Medical Clinics providing routine medical care throughout the camp and facilities in the Gulf emirate. AFP PHOTO/Yasser AL-ZAYYAT (Photo credit should read YASSER AL-ZAYYAT/AFP via Getty Images)
The Kuwaiti government denied on Wednesday the publication of a report saying that all American forces would be withdrawn from Kuwait immediately, confirming that the official News Agency account was hacked.