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Kuwait's Emir Travels to US for Regular Medical Checks

Kuwait's Emir Travels to US for Regular Medical Checks

Thursday, 4 March, 2021 - 09:00
Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah, center, performs the constitutional oath at the Kuwaiti National Assembly in Kuwait, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Jaber Abdulkhaleg)

Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah traveled on Thursday to the United States for "usual" medical checks, state news agency KUNA reported.


Sheikh Nawaf assumed power last September after the death of his brother Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed.


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