|Publisher||Al Watan publishing house|
|Editor-in-chief||Khalifa Al Ali Al Sabah|
|Associate editor||Waleed Al Jasem|
|Founded||17 January 1974|
Al-Watan (in Arabic الوطن meaning The Homeland) is a Kuwaiti Arabic language daily published by the Al Watan publishing house. The editor in chief is Khalifa Al Ali Al Sabah, a member of the Kuwaiti ruling family, Al Sabah.
The paper was launched in 1974. In April 2014, the paper and Alam Al Youm were temporarily closed down for two weeks by the Kuwaiti government due to the publication of a videotape allegedly showing former senior officials plotting a coup in Kuwait. In June 2014, both papers were again shut down for five days because of the same reason.
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