2000 News Story

Saudi Arabia and Senegal confirm strong ties

Minister of Interior Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz yesterday concluded a four-day state visit to Senegal on an

invitation from President Abdoulaye Wade. During the visit, Prince Nayef and his Senegalese counterpart

Mamadou Niyang signed a number of agreements, notably in the areas of combating drug smuggling and

subversive activities, as well as in that of civil defense, where the two sides pledged mutual assistance.