amendment the status of the violators
amendment the status of the violators

The violating expatriates in Kuwait are divided into two groups, the first is the 2019 offenders, and the second is the pre-2019 offenders, and both of them are not entitled to amend their legal status even if they pay the fines due, and they are obliged to leave the country, with the exception of the citizen’s or citizen’s parents, a husband and children of Kuwaiti, and foreigners Kuwaiti children, and domestic workers for citizens. ...

 
Security sources said that the number of violators of the first section is estimated at 50 thousand, while the number of violators of the second section - violators before 2019 - are estimated at about 90 thousand », and indicated that the case of the 2019 offenders requires study despite not benefiting from the humanitarian deadline granted to them by a vice president. Cabinet and Interior Minister Anas Al-Saleh at the end of last March, as part of an initiative he left safely, which guaranteed them to leave without paying fines and without bearing the costs of travel, with their right to return to the country again with new procedures, calling for giving them an opportunity to amend their legal status, after paying the fines Those who are entitled to and obtain valid residency in the country in order to dissolve the file and remove half of its restrictions, and devote time to the other half with an unusual approach and method

 The sources pointed out that “the offenders of 2019 only had a deadline to leave safely, and it was only to leave the country, not to amend the situation, and they should not be equated with the pre-2019 violators who had many opportunities to amend their legal status by paying the fines owed to them and obtaining valid residency. In the country, and they did not take advantage of it ».