Kuwaitis vote amid disputes over subsidies

Kuwaitis attend an election campaign meeting for the upcoming parliamentary election, in Kuwait CityKuwaitis vote Saturday to elect the seventh parliament in a decade in the oil-rich Gulf emirate, at a time of sharp disputes over subsidy cuts due to falling oil revenues. Half of the opposition candidates are Islamists. Opposition candidates called at their election rallies for wide democratic reforms, promising to fight for economic and social justice and to end rife corruption.

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