Kuwait is an Arab country, bordered by Iraq, Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf. It was founded in 1756 by the Sabah dynasty, who has ruled the country ever since. In 1990 the country was occupied by Iraqi forces, who were subsequently ejected after an international military intervention. Economically, Kuwait is one of the most developed countries in the Middle East. Despite its relatively small size, the country has about ten percent of the world's proven oil reserves.
Initial government is Despotism.