Arab World


18. Kuwait



State of Kuwait
Dawlat al Kuwayt




The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who. Ed. Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Leiden: Brill Publisher, 2010. Section: States of  the World, s.v. 'Kuwait'.

Capital: Kuwait City (Population estimate: 413,200)
Head of State: Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah (Emir)
National Flag: A fesswise tricolour of green, white and red, with a black trapezoid at the hoist

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