Kuwait emir Sabah al-Ahmad a-Sabah passed away today (Tuesday), Kuwait’s national television network reported. Following the announcement of the emir’s death, at the age of 91, the channel began broadcasting Koran verses, as is customary in the country when a senior government official dies.
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The emir has ruled the country since 2006. Recently, his health has deteriorated and he has been hospitalized in the United States since last July.
In a Middle East full of elderly rulers, Emir Sabah stood out in his efforts to develop diplomatic relations and find a solution to the conflict between Qatar and other Arab countries that had severed their diplomatic ties with it.
Following the signing of the peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, signals were sent by the United States that Kuwait is one of the countries expected to normalize its relations with Israel.
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