Kuwait: Body of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah to arrive today

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Kuwait: Body of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah to arrive today

Kuwait: Body of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah to arrive today

The body of late Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah will arrive in Kuwait on Wednesday from the United States. He passed away at 4am on Tuesday in the United States.

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In line with health safety measures, the funeral of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah will be restricted to his relatives only, the Amiri Diwan announced.

He said the Amiri Diwan appreciated sentiments of citizens and residents who were keen in offering their respect to His Highness the Amir.

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National Assembly Speaker, Marzouq Al Ghanim, said: “The National Assembly will hold a special session on Wednesday at 11am (12pm UAE time), during which Sheikh Nawaf will take the constitutional oath in accordance with Article 60 of the Kuwaiti constitution.”