The Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah al Salim al Sabah arrived in Beirut on Monday (18 March) for an unofficial visit.
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Background: The Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah al Salim al Sabah arrived in Beirut on Monday (18 March) for an unofficial visit.
The Emir was greeted by the Lebanese President, Sulaiman Franjiya, members of the diplomatic corps and senior Kuwait officials.
There was no official statement about the visit, except that it was private and would last for a few days.
The Emir and President franjiya left the airport after inspecting a guard of honour.