|Name(s):||Mohammed Ben Kalish Ezab|
|Known relatives:||Abdullah (son)|
|Occupation:||Emir of Khemed|
|Behind the scenes|
|First Appearance:||Land of Black Gold (1972)|
|Last Appearance:||Tintin and Alph-Art|
Mohammed Ben Kalish Ezab is the Emir of Saudi Arabia. His only son and heir is Abdullah, the mischievous Crown Prince.
He and his son re-appear in The Red Sea Sharks, when Mohammed Ben Kalish Ezab is temporarily overthrown by his rival Sheikh Bab El Ehr after a coup. But he didn't give up, so he sent a distress message to his friends by Haseem He entrusts his son to Tintin's care where he stays at Marlinspike Hall despite Captain Haddock's objections. At the end of The Red Sea Sharks, father and son are presumably reunited.