Kuwaiti new Emir Names New Crown Prince Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad as two members of Kuwait ruling family pledge their support.
Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad who is the brother of the late Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad, has been named new crown prince with support from 2 ruling Kuwait family.
What the two Kuwait ruling family said to support Sheikh Meshal
“We pledge allegiance to Crown Prince Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad,” tweeted Faisal al-Hamoud al-Sabah, the governor of the country’s Farwaniya Governorate.
Another family member, Khaled al-Sabah, tweeted “we pledge allegiance to both of you” above pictures of Sheikh Meshal and Emir Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah, who assumed power last week.
Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad who is the deputy chief of the national guard, is seen as the best choice for the role of crown prince so as to help guide state affairs in the U.S. allied Opec member state.