The Emir of Kuwait has passed away aged 91
The Emir of Kuwait has passed away aged 91

Three days of mourning as Emir of Kuwait passes away

The UAE has announced three days of mourning following the death of the Emir of Kuwait yesterday.

His Highness the Emir, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, had been Emir since 2006.

UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan declared the period of mourning. This will include flying flags at half-mast.

Leaders across the world took to social media to extend their condolences.

 

It’s recently been confirmed that Nawaf al-Ahmad has taken the oath as the new emir of Kuwait.

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