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King Fahd receives Qatari Emir

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz today received visiting Qatari Emir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, to discuss bilateral relations and regional, Arab and international developments.  The meeting was attended by Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard, and by Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz, Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General, as well as Prince Nayef Bin Abdul Aziz, Minister of Interior and other high officials.

The Qatari Emir and his accompanying delegation later had a closed meeting with Crown Prince Abdullah during which they discussed bilateral ties and reviewed the latest developments on the Gulf, Arab, Islamic and international levels.