Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Talal Khaled Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah said on Monday that the duties and sacrifices of the Kuwaiti and Gulf militaries are a "source of pride," reported Kuwait's state news agency (KUNA).
He made his remarks during a telephone call with head of the Kuwait forces participating in Operation Restoration of Hope in Saudi Arabia.
Sheikh Talal stressed that the security and stability of Saudi Arabia are an integral part of the security and stability of Kuwait.
Kuwait's participation in the operation consolidates and reflects collective work and the deeper relations and common destiny of all Gulf Cooperation Council member states, he added.
He conveyed the greetings of the Emir of Kuwait, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and the Crown Prince to the Kuwaiti force on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.