National Geographic : 1952 Dec
© National Geographic Society 790 Band and Guard Honor Kuwait's Chief ofPublic Security Upon Sheik Abdullah Mubarak's shoulders falls thejobofpreserving law and order while his country pushes a huge improvement program made possible byoil millions. At his command is a force of 400 men equipped with modern weapons. Here Abdullah Mubarak (center) returns asalute asheleaves his office. Bodyguards, advisers, and secretaries accompany the Governor. Police guards line the stairs.