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Crown Prince Abdullah praises school computer project

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz today praised the school computer project due to be introduced by the Ministry of Education, but called for a change in its name from 'Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz' Project for School Computers' to 'The School Computer Project of Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and his sons, the Saudi students'. Urging future generations to work hard to catch up with nations that are ahead in technology, he stressed the importance of mobilizing all available potential to develop society, but not at the expense of deep-rooted religious values.