Kuwait's Emir has recovered after health setback - state news agency

DUBAI (Reuters) - Kuwait's elderly ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah has recovered from a health setback and is 'in a good condition now', the state news agency KUNA reported on Sunday. It cited the Acting Emiri Diwan Minister Mohammad Dhaifallah Sharar as saying that the 90-year-old Sheikh Sabah had gone through a medical checkup and the results were good. The agency gave no further details.

Reuters August 19, 2019 01:11:19 IST
Kuwait's Emir has recovered after health setback - state news agency

Kuwaits Emir has recovered after health setback  state news agency

DUBAI (Reuters) - Kuwait's elderly ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah has recovered from a health setback and is "in a good condition now", the state news agency KUNA reported on Sunday.

It cited the Acting Emiri Diwan Minister Mohammad Dhaifallah Sharar as saying that the 90-year-old Sheikh Sabah had gone through a medical checkup and the results were good.

The agency gave no further details.

Sheikh Sabah was named ruler of the key U.S. regional ally and OPEC oil producer in 2006.

(Writing by Rania El Gamal; Editing by Alexandra Hudson)

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