The Kuwaiti Amir Divan announced in a statement broadcast on state television yesterday, the death of the Emir of the country, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, who had been undergoing treatment in a hospital in the United States of America since last July.
On this occasion, the Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces, Mazloum Abdi, sent his condolences to the Kuwaiti people, through a tweet that he published on his official account on Twitter.
It is with great sadness and sorrow that we have received the news of the death of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait. We extend our sincere condolences to all the Kuwaiti people.
We appreciate the efforts made by the State of Kuwait in support of our people on the humanitarian and political levels, especially within the international coalition against ISIS. "