Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah (C), Kuwaiti crown prince Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah (R) and Kuwaiti parliament speaker Marzouq al-Ghanim attend the opening session of the new parliamentary term in Kuwait City on October 28, 2014. Kuwait's ruler warned that declines in the oil price were damaging the economy of the energy-rich Gulf state, urging lawmakers to "stop squandering resources" and to diversify revenues. AFP PHOTO / YASSER AL-ZAYYAT

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