Kuwait: His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent on Wednesday congratulatory cables to Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Dr. Hamad Al-Adwani, and to the national project team for the first Kuwaiti satellite.

In the cables, His Highness the Crown Prince congratulated the minister and the team on the occasion of Kuwait's successful launching of the first satellite into space yesterday, Tuesday, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Base in Florida, USA.

His Highness also went on praising Kuwait's distinguished achievement.