Heavy Rainfall Fills Desert with Pools of Water

Heavy rainfall on November 14 and 15 filled Kuwait’s desert with pools of water.

The Ministry of the Interior warned residents to stay indoors due to the heavy rainfall, the Arab Times reported. The Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) suspended work at all of its companies on Wednesday, according to Reuters. Kuwaiti Public Works Minister Hussam Al-Roumi resigned on Friday due to the damage caused by the floods, the report said. Credit: Yaqoub Ashkanani via Storyful