Kuwaiti protests grow, demand a new prime minister

KUWAIT - Several hundred Kuwaitisdemonstrated on Tuesday evening for a change of the Gulf state'sprime minister and demanded more political freedoms.

Protesters gathered in a car park they named "The Square ofChange" in front of a government building and called for SheikhNasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah, a member of the ruling family, toleave.

Demonstrators chanted in Arabic "The people want corruptionto go" and "Leave, leave Nasser" as they stood in front of alarge banner which read: "A new government, with a new primeminister, with a new approach."

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