losing official departments
losing official departments

The Kuwaiti Council of Ministers announced official mourning for a period of 40 days and the closure of official departments for 3 days starting today, as we mourn the death of the Emir of Kuwait, who passed away this afternoon, at the age of 91 in the United States of America while completing his treatment since 23 July after an operation In his country.

The Kuwait Municipality flew the state flags for a period of 40 days in squares, main roads, and main municipality buildings and its branches in the governorates, due to the death of His Highness, the Emir of the country, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

The Kuwaiti Cabinet mourned the death of the humanitarian leader Sheikh Sabah, to the Kuwaiti people, to the Arab and Islamic nations and the peoples of the world.

The Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh announced, in a statement on Kuwait TV, that the Council of Ministers called on the Crown Prince to be the Emir of the State of Kuwait.