Kuwait: Prime Minister Survives No Confidence Vote

Sheikh Nasser Mohammad al-Ahmad al-Sabah

The Kuwaiti Prime Minister, Sheikh Nasser Mohammad al-Ahmad al-Sabah, narrowly survived a no confidence vote – or motion of “non-cooperation” – this morning, as 25 of the 50 strong assembly voted for the Premier. Of the 50 potential voters, 25 sided with Sheikh Nasser Mohammad al-Ahmad al-Sabah, 22 voted against the PM, one minister abstained. … Read more Kuwait: Prime Minister Survives No Confidence Vote