The 41st meeting of the Committee of Senior Arab Officials in charge of Nuclear Weapons and other Weapons of Mass Destruction kicked off on Tuesday at the headquarters of the Arab League General Secretariat in Cairo.
The State of Kuwait is taking part in the meeting with a delegation headed by H.E. Sadiq Marafi, Kuwait's ambassador to Austria and the permanent representative to the United Nations in Vienna. The delegation also includes Mr.Ali Al-Wazan, third Secretary of the Embassy of the State of Kuwait.
Kuwait's Ambassador to Austria and Permanent Envoy to the United Nations, Sadiq Marafi, delivered a speech during the 60th session of the United Nations' Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), stating that the legalization of certain types of narcotic drugs, buoyed by rampant technology, represents a serious challenge that has given way to increased crime.
H.E. Sadiq Marafi also noted that the distribution and sale of drugs is an infraction of international agreements that prohibit such practices, adding that it also constitutes a threat to global peace and security.
Kuwait Embassy and Permanent Mission to the United Nations in Vienna celebrated Kuwait’s 56th National Day, 26th Liberation Anniversary, and the 11th occasion of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah’s rule of the country.
In Vienna, the Embassy of the State of Kuwait & Permanent Mission to the United Nations held celebrations under the supervision of Ambassador Sadiq Marafi with the attendance of senior Austrian officials as well as Arab and Foreign diplomats.
On the 15th of December, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia hosts the first Gulf Day International Conference.
A high-level Kuwaiti delegation is taking part in this conference, the Assistant Foreign Minister for GCC Affairs Ambassador Nasser Al-Muzain is leading the Kuwaiti delegation to the two-day event in addition to Kuwait's Ambassador to Austria, Permanent representative to the United Nations and Non-resident Ambassador to Slovenia H.E. Sadiq Marafi, Third Secretary Mr. Ali Alwazzan and Mr. Mohammad Al Mutairi Advisor to GCC Management Affairs.
Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development's representative Sheikh Ahmad Ali Al-Sabah is amongst speakers at a discussion panel on Development Paradigms.