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Royals congratulate President-elect Biden

After a very long and tumultuous election, the United States has chosen its next president. Former Vice President Joe Biden has been elected the 46th President of the United States, and Senator Kamala Harris will serve as his Vice President, making history as the first woman to hold that role. Several new organisations called the race in the United States on Saturday; only a few states are…
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UAE

The quest to free Dubai's kidnapped Princess continues

The story of Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is well-known. She is the daughter of the Ruler of Dubai and Vice President of the UAE, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who attempted to escape the UAE in 2018. She got as far as international waters near India before she was captured and sent back to Dubai by her father’s men. She has only been seen once since in a…
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FeaturesMiddle East

Who is Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait?

Following the death of his 91-year-old half-brother, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, Nawaf al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah, 83, was sworn in as Kuwait’s new Emir on 30 September 2020. Nawaf was born in Kuwait City, Kuwait on June 25, 1937, and is a son of Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, the 10th ruler of Kuwait. He is the third of his brothers to rule Kuwait as part of the Sabah dynasty that has…
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Middle EastThe Cambridges

Duke of Cambridge sends condolences to Kuwait

Following the death of the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah, on 29 September, the Duke of Cambridge has sent a condolence message to the people of Kuwait. Prince William met the Emir on his visit to Kuwait in December 2019. He also toured Oman at the request of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. William said: “I was saddened to hear of the passing of His…
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