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October 12, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
An American soldier who was in Kuwait for routine training has died of a gunshot wound, the U.S. Embassy said without further explanation. It identified the victim as Staff Sgt. Mark A. Klein, 30, a scout section leader and a member of Task Force 270 from Ft. Riley, Kan. The embassy said Klein died Tuesday and that the Army was investigating.
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October 12, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
An American soldier who was in Kuwait for routine training has died of a gunshot wound, the U.S. Embassy said without further explanation. It identified the victim as Staff Sgt. Mark A. Klein, 30, a scout section leader and a member of Task Force 270 from Ft. Riley, Kan. The embassy said Klein died Tuesday and that the Army was investigating.
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September 6, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An American citizen was reported to have been shot and wounded by Iraqi troops in Kuwait city as he tried to evade capture, the State Department said Wednesday night. The department said it had no information about the nature or seriousness of the man's wounds. Spokesman Tom Dougherty said the U.S. Embassy in Kuwait had demanded that Iraqi officials give them access to the man, but the efforts so far had been in vain.
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March 8, 1991 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At least two Palestinians have been killed with gunshots to the head and five others have been hospitalized with injuries from apparent beatings and shootings, raising new concerns about reprisals against the Palestinian community here. One of the hospitalized men, who is believed to have been tortured, is unable to talk coherently, and another is so fearful that he has refused to leave the hospital, according to physicians and representatives of Kuwait's substantial Palestinian community.
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March 1, 1991 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As a cessation of hostilities concluded Kuwait's seven-month ordeal of occupation, government officials here moved swiftly Thursday to control sporadic outbreaks of urban violence in a city where basic, day-to-day government has become another casualty of war. Two guards at the Palestine Liberation Organization embassy were shot by angry Kuwaitis, and gunfire rang out from a school and near a police station in a heavily Palestinian neighborhood of the Kuwaiti capital.
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March 7, 1991 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
He lies in a hospital bed unable to move, unable to work, unable to do much of anything except try to remember who the man was who came to the door one night shortly after Kuwait was liberated, greeted him politely and pulled out a gun. Hamad Jouan, a former member of Parliament and a leader of the pro-democracy movement in Kuwait, knows he had seen the man before.
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September 7, 1990 | MARK FINEMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Iraqi government moved swiftly Thursday to avert possible U.S. military reprisals, with several concessions interpreted here as clear signals that President Saddam Hussein would go to almost any length to avoid clashing with the multinational force facing him in the Saudi Arabian desert. The steps included a decision to give in to to U.S.
NEWS
March 8, 1991 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At least two Palestinians have been killed with gunshots to the head and five others have been hospitalized with injuries from apparent beatings and shootings, raising new concerns about reprisals against the Palestinian community here. One of the hospitalized men, who is believed to have been tortured, is unable to talk coherently, and another is so fearful that he has refused to leave the hospital, according to physicians and representatives of Kuwait's substantial Palestinian community.
NEWS
March 7, 1991 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
He lies in a hospital bed unable to move, unable to work, unable to do much of anything except try to remember who the man was who came to the door one night shortly after Kuwait was liberated, greeted him politely and pulled out a gun. Hamad Jouan, a former member of Parliament and a leader of the pro-democracy movement in Kuwait, knows he had seen the man before.
NEWS
March 1, 1991 | KIM MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As a cessation of hostilities concluded Kuwait's seven-month ordeal of occupation, government officials here moved swiftly Thursday to control sporadic outbreaks of urban violence in a city where basic, day-to-day government has become another casualty of war. Two guards at the Palestine Liberation Organization embassy were shot by angry Kuwaitis, and gunfire rang out from a school and near a police station in a heavily Palestinian neighborhood of the Kuwaiti capital.
NEWS
September 7, 1990 | MARK FINEMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Iraqi government moved swiftly Thursday to avert possible U.S. military reprisals, with several concessions interpreted here as clear signals that President Saddam Hussein would go to almost any length to avoid clashing with the multinational force facing him in the Saudi Arabian desert. The steps included a decision to give in to to U.S.
NEWS
September 6, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An American citizen was reported to have been shot and wounded by Iraqi troops in Kuwait city as he tried to evade capture, the State Department said Wednesday night. The department said it had no information about the nature or seriousness of the man's wounds. Spokesman Tom Dougherty said the U.S. Embassy in Kuwait had demanded that Iraqi officials give them access to the man, but the efforts so far had been in vain.
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