Kuwait Country in the Middle East information and photo #Kuwait – Kuwait flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Kuwait, an Arab country on the Persian Gulf, has cultural heritage dating back to antiquity. Ruins from the Mesopotamian era can be seen on its Failaka Island, a former outpost of Alexander the Great’s army. Failaka is just offshore from Kuwait City, the modern capital, home to the National Museum and Tareq Rajab Museum and their collections of ethnographic artifacts and Islamic art.
Capital: Kuwait City
Dialing code: +965
Currency: Kuwaiti dinar
Population: 3.369 million (2013) World Bank
Official language: Modern Standard Arabic