Kuwait, Russia sign three initial legal, judicial agreements

Ministry of Justice Undersecretary Zakaria Al-Ansari and Russian Deputy Minister of Justice Mikhail Galperin sign the agreements for legal and judicial cooperation.

Kuwait and Russia initially signed three agreements for legal and judicial cooperation on Wednesday. The initial agreements are related to exchanged legal assistance on criminal matters, an extradition agreement and another on delivering imprisoned convicts, according to a Kuwaiti official.

Ministry of Justice Undersecretary Zakaria Al­Ansari said the move was made after three days of negotiations with Russia’s Deputy Minister of Justice Mikhail Galperin in Moscow, ahead of a final ministerial approval.