Amir attends flag-raising ceremony


His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sponsored and attended a flag-raising ceremony Tuesday morning 29th January,2013 , at Bayan Palace.

The ceremony was attended by His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, along with the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, senior Sheikhs, the Deputy Chief of the National Guard Sheikh Meshaal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, and His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.

Also present at the ceremony were Acting Parliament Speaker Mubarak Al-Khurainej, ministers, senior state advisors and officials, and senior Army, Police, and National Guard officers.

His Highness was hailed upon arrival to the venue with cheers by the officers and fire department staff, and was met with a 21-Gun Salute.

The Amir hoisted the flag after playing of the National Anthem of the State of Kuwait.

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