IS plans to attack US forces in Kuwait

(VOVworld) – Suspected Islamic State militants arrested in Kuwait and the Philippines were planning to bomb US military forces in Kuwait, the Al Rai newspaper reported on Monday. The suspects were also plotting a suicide attack on a Shiite Muslim meeting hall, said Al Rai, which has close ties to the security services. Philippine security forces arrested a Kuwaiti and a Syrian for suspected links to IS on March 25, 3 months after they arrived in Manila. Al Rai said Kuwaiti security forces also arrested a Syrian chemistry teacher suspected of involvement in the terrorism plots.