Ambassador to the United States of America Prince Bandar Bin Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz left
Kuwait today after a private visit during which he was decorated with the State's highest
honor, the Order of Kuwait, First Class, in recognition of his efforts in defending the
interests of the State of Kuwait at Arab and international gatherings. Prior to his
departure, he expressed heartfelt thanks, appreciation and respect to Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh
Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah for the honor. He praised the hospitality he had received during
his stay, saying he was touched by the great affection shown him by the Kuwaiti people, and
impressed by their cordial and close feelings towards Saudi Arabia.