Kuwait's new emir calls for unity as he takes oath of office

Kuwait's new Emir Nawwaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah reads a paper as he takes the oath of office at the parliament, in Kuwait City, Kuwait September 30, 2020. REUTERS/Stephanie McGehee reuters_tickers
This content was published on September 30, 2020 - 09:43

KUWAIT (Reuters) - Kuwait's new ruler, Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah, took the oath of office in parliament on Wednesday, pledging to work for the Gulf Arab state's prosperity and stability and calling for uniting ranks in the face of challenges.

(Reporting by Dubai bureau; Writing by Ghaida Ghantous; Editing by Michael Georgy)

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