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Kuwait's PM informs cabinet of the improvement of the emir's health - tweet

FILE PHOTO: Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah attends the Gulf Cooperation Council's (GCC) 40th Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia December 10, 2019. Bandar Algaloud/Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court/Handout via REUTERS

CAIRO (Reuters) - Kuwait’s prime minister informed his cabinet on Monday of the improvement of the 91-year old emir’s health, according to a cabinet tweet.

“The cabinet also called on everyone to obtain information related to the emir’s health from official sources,” the cabinet added in a tweet.

Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah is in the United States completing medical treatment following surgery for an unspecified condition in Kuwait.

Reporting by Nayera Abdallah; editing by David Evans