1997 News Story

King Fahd, Crown Prince Abdullah receive Algerian President

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz and Crown Prince Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard, were at King Abdul Aziz Airport in Jeddah yesterday to greet visiting Algerian President Al-Amin Zeroual, whose accompanying delegation includes the Algerian Ministers for Foreign Affairs, Energy and Mines, Religious Affairs, and Commerce.

Later, King Fahd and the Algerian President met to discuss the latest developments at the Arab, Islamic and international levels, as well as bilateral relations between the two countries.  Also present were Crown Prince Abdullah, Advisor to the King Ibrahim Al-Angary, Minister of State Abdul Aziz Al-Khoweiter, Planning Minister Dr. Abdulwahab Al-Attar, and Saudi Ambassador to Algeria Muhammad Eid Al-Otaibi.

Today Crown Prince Abdullah held a closed-door session with President Zeroual to review bilateral relations and issues of mutual interest.