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Olympic power broker Sheikh Ahmad convicted of forgery

Kuwaiti Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah leaves Geneva's courthouse on September 10, 2021 (Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images)

Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah, a key political figure in the global sports industry, has been convicted of forgery linked to a plot to overthrow Kuwait’s emir.