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Is Kuwait imminent danger pay?

As of June 1, the following areas are no longer eligible for imminent danger pay: The nine land areas of East Timor, Haiti, Liberia, Oman, Rwanda, Tajikistan, United Arab Emirates, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. The six land areas and airspace above Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, and Montenegro.

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Similarly, is Kuwait still a combat zone?

The following countries are currently recognized as combat zones: Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar, Jordan, United Arab Emirates and Yemen. In addition to the 180 days, the extension includes the number of days left in the filing period when you entered the combat zone.

Also Know, what extra pay do you get in Kuwait? Incentive and Special Pay Those service members who have involuntarily extended their tours in Iraq and Kuwait combat zones receive an additional $200 in hardship duty pay and another $800 in assignment incentive pay for a total of an extra $1,000 a month.

Moreover, what is imminent danger pay?

Service members will receive $7.50 for each day they are on duty in an IDP area up to the maximum monthly rate of $225. Members who are exposed to a hostile fire or hostile mine explosion event are eligible to receive non-prorated Hostile Fire Pay (HFP) in the full monthly amount of $225.

When did Kuwait stop being a combat zone?

Public Law 104-117 designates three parts of the former Yugoslavia as a Qualified Hazardous Duty Area, to be treated as if it were a combat zone, beginning Nov. 21, 1995 -- Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, and Macedonia. So to sum it all up YES KUWAIT is still considered a CZ.

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