History

Iraq Invades Kuwait

On August 2nd 1990, at approximately 2AM local time, Iraqi military crossed into Kuwait and began their assault on the country. Being an oil-rich nation, Kuwait fell in the crosshair of Iraq and due to their relatively smaller armed forced, they were quickly overwhelmed by Iraq. Those forces who survived the first onslaught quickly retreated […]

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Kuwaitis And Their Pre-History Lifestyle

According to prominent historians and professors, Kuwaitis have lived since 8000 years ago. The time to be exact was 4600 BC and the location was the Al Subbiya desert. Actually, it was the seashore adjacent to the desert that has uncovered indisputable evidence of settlements on Kuwaiti soil. Back then most settlements were semi-nomadic. These […]

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The Oldest Air Conditioning System

If archaeologists estimate right then the dig site at Failaka Island may just be the site for the world’s first air conditioning system. There are several indications of this too and thanks to modern 3d mapping technology, archaeologists are getting learn a lot more about the largest inhabitable settlement buildings found in all of Kuwait. […]