2001 News Story

Lebanese Prime Minister visits Kingdom

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz today received visiting Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Al-Hariri, and discussed with him the international situation as well as bilateral relations. Prime Minister Al-Hariri was also received by Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, and by Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, who declared following the meeting: "My view [of the situation in the Middle East region] is that of any Arab national who would like to see the public interest realized for the Arab World in general and the Palestinian cause in particular.