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Prince Sultan received by Egyptian President Mubarak

Prince Sultan Ibn Abdul Aziz, Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General, was received yesterday at Sharm Al-Sheikh by President of Egypt Mohammed Hosni Mubarak, with whom he discussed a number of topics.
In a statement prior to his departure for Egypt, Prince Sultan said his visit to Egypt was similar to when a brother pays a visit to his kin, adding that everything is fine between the two countries, and that his talks would focus on friendship and nothing else.

On Sunday, Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Hilmi Bideir expressed welcome of the scheduled visit, saying it takes place at a time when the relations between the two countries are witnessing considerable progress under the leadership of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz and President Mubarak. He said the visit would further contribute to the enhancement of bilateral relations for the benefit of the two countries and peoples.