President Dr. Arif Alvi called on new the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah in Kuwait city on Monday and condoled the death of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
He expressed profound sympathies with the Kuwaiti leadership and nation on behalf of Pakistan’s government and people, the President House said here.
President Alvi termed late Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah a sincere and trusted friend of Pakistan, who made an invaluable contribution to bringing the two countries and peoples closer.
The President said Sheikh Sabah’s efforts in the bilateral context and for regional peace and stability would be long remembered. The President also conveyed best wishes to Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah upon assuming his responsibilities as the new Emir and expressed the confidence that Kuwait would continue to forge ahead on the path of progress and prosperity under his wise stewardship.