Kuwait is a small, oil-rich country located in the Middle East. It has a population of around 4.5 million people and a diverse culture influenced by its Arab, Islamic, and Persian heritage. The official language is Arabic, but English is widely spoken. Kuwait has a hot desert climate and is known for its modern cities, such as Kuwait City and Hawalli, as well as its traditional souks and historical sites like the Tareq Rajab Museum and the Kuwait Towers. The country has a high standard of living and a strong economy, thanks to its significant oil reserves.