A National parade was organized on the Arabian Gulf Road on 25 February to commemorate Kuwait’s 54th National Day and 24th Liberation Day anniversaries. The event was attended by top state officials, including His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah, First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Sabah, Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah, Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister Abdulmohsen Al-Mudej, and Information Minister and State Minister for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Al- Humoud Al-Sabah.
In addition, governors and senior Interior Ministry officials were also present to join the celebrations. Several state departments, including the Kuwaiti Army, Kuwait National Guard, Interior Ministry’s Special Task Forces, and Kuwait Fire Services Directorate participated in the parade with large specially-crafted floats.
The Gulf front was crowded with nationals and expats joining in the momentous ocassion, children and adults joyfully waved the Kuwaiti flags, and cheered as the floats passed by.