Kuwait and military cooperation with GCC countries

Kuwaiti Defense Minister Sheikh Ahmad Al-Mansour visited Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (31/12/19) to inspect the Kuwaiti military forces stationed in Khamis Mushait and participating in Saudi-led “Operation Restore Hope”.

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Mansour also met with Commander of the Saudi Joint Forces Lt-General Prince Fahd Bin Turki Bin Abdulaziz.

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Mansour is said to have confirmed the unity of vision with the Saudi Armed Forces regarding the GCC Unified Military Command (UMC), which was established last month (22/12/19) by the GCC countries.

What is the extent of the Kuwaiti cooperation in joint GCC operations?

What about the Kuwaiti-Saudi military cooperation?

How this matter is viewed by members of the ruling Al Sabah family?

These questions and more are answered in the following 404-word report.

[Briefly reproduced in TR Defense Weekly Issue No 27/02 – January 10, 2020]

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