Canadian Ambassador to Kuwait H E Doughlas George hosted a reception on Wednesday Feb 5 at the Salwa Al Sabah hall to celebrate Canada Day. The reception was part of celebrations of marking the 50th anniversary of the Canadian Flag. This flag is recognized around the world as the symbol of Canada and the values for which Canada is known including respect for fundamental freedoms, democracy, human rights and the rule of law
Welcoming the gathering Ambassador George stated 'Canada and Kuwait enjoy deep and abiding ties of friendship. I would like to congratulate His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for the anniversary of eight years since his accession and express my appreciation to him for his support for our bilateral relations. I also would like to thank as well His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah, the government and people of Kuwait.
Ambassador George also thanked all the guests present as well as Canadian Commercial Circle for co-sponsoring the event