sabah alkhalid alhamd almubarak

sabah alkhalid alhamd almubarak

sabah alkhalid alhamd almubarak

Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah is a well-known Kuwaiti politician and diplomat who has great fame in the State of Kuwait and the Arab world. He was born in Kuwait on March 15, 1953⁷. He obtained a bachelor's degree in political science from Kuwait University in 1977. He began his career when he joined the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1978 with the rank of diplomatic attaché, and remained there until 1995, during which he moved between many departments in the ministry. In 1995, he was appointed his country's ambassador to Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait's delegate to the Organization of the Islamic Conference from 1995 to 1998. In 1998, he was appointed head of the National Security Service with the rank of minister, minister of social affairs and labor in 2006, and then minister of information in 2008. He later returned To diplomacy again, he took over the portfolio of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2011, and in the following year 2012, he was appointed Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs. Between 2012 and 2016, he was reappointed several times to the position of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, with the repeated dissolution and formation of the government. In 2019, the former Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, chose him to be Prime Minister and assigned him to nominate members of the new government, the first government he was tasked with forming. The following year, 2020, he chose the former Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, to form the second government headed by him. During his long diplomatic and governmental career, Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled received several medals, including the King Abdulaziz Medal, first class in 1998, and the Star of Jerusalem Medal from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in 2018⁴.