His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and his guest, King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia, attended a special ceremony held in honor of the Monarch at Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Center on Friday.â€¨
His Highness the Amir and King Salman were received at the center by Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Sabah, and Abdulaziz Ishaq, head of the financial and administrative affairs at the Amiri Diwan and chairman of the executive committee, tasked with building and managing Amiri Diwan's cultural centers.â€¨
The ceremony was attended by His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, former National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim, senior Sheikhs, His Highness Sheikh Nasser Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, and First Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.â€¨
Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Deputy Amiri Diwan Minister Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah, Deputy Premier and Defense Minister Sheikh Khaled Jarrah Al-Sabah, Deputy Premier, Finance Minister and Acting oil Minister Anas Al-Saleh, senior officers at the army, police, national guard and fire brigades also attended the ceremony.â€¨
A documentary film was displayed about the history of relations between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. This was followed by songs from the Saudi and Kuwaiti traditions.â€¨Sheikh Salman Al-Sabah and Ishaq presented memorials for the Saudi King on this occasion.