Kuwait shutters Al-Jazeera office

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KUWAIT CITY (AP) -- Kuwait has closed down the office of Al-Jazeera, the
Arab world's most popular satellite TV station, claiming it was 'not objective,'
the station's bureau chief said Sunday.

'The government informed me that the bureau is closed
because Al-Jazeera channel is not objective,' Saad al-Enezi told The Associated
Press.

He said he was not given any detailed information about the decision.

Al-Enezi said he was not told if the closure was temporary or permanent.

Kuwaiti officials could not be reached for
comment.

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