The Emir of Kuwait had surgery

The Emir of Kuwait Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah had surgery, it was successful, according to the Kuwaiti news Agency KUNA, citing a statement by the Minister of the office of the Emir Ali Jarrah al-Sabah.

Earlier on Saturday, the office of the Emir of Kuwait said that the President was admitted to hospital for medical examinations. It was reported that his younger brother and crown Prince Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah will temporarily perform "certain duties" of the Emir of the state.

According to the Minister, the Emir was moved to Sunday morning, she was successful.

Last year 91-year-old Emir, who is on the throne of Kuwait in 2006, planned to visit Washington to meet with U.S. President Donald trump, but was forced to postpone the visit for health reasons and instead underwent tests in a hospital in the United States. After the examination he returned home.