2001 News Story

President of Maldives visits Kingdom

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh yesterday President Maumoon Abdul-Gayoom of the Republic of Maldives, who left today after an official visit to the Kingdom. President Abdul-Gayoom also held talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz. The President had earlier been in Jeddah, and on October 31 visited the Islamic Development Bank's headquarters.