(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) TUNIS, March 7 (KUNA) -- Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahyaon Wednesday affirmed that the current meeting by Arab interior ministers was held in shadow of new and emerging challenges.
In a statement opening the 35th session of the Arab interior ministers, hosted by the Algerian capital, the Algerian premier pin pointed some of these challenges namely cyber crime, illegitimate immigration, human trade and youth engagement in terrorism via the internet.
The premier, in his statement aired by television stations, urged Arab states to adopt "iron fist policies" to clamp down on saboteurs plotting to destabilize the Middle East.
For his part, Secretary General of the Arab Interior Ministers Council, Mohammad bin Koman, raised the issue of rising intervention in the Arab states' affairs with the intention to destabilize the Arab countries and foment discords.
Kuwait is represented at the meeting by Health Minister Sheikh Dr. Bassel Al-Hmoud Al-Sabah, on behalf of Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah. (end) ksj.rk