2001 News Story

Shura Chairman addresses Arab Parliamentary Federation

Chairman of the Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) Sheikh Muhammad bin Jubair addressed the Arab Parliamentary Federation Council in Sanaa, Yemen, today, and referred to the Kingdom's constant stance in defense of Palestine and in particular Al-Quds [Jerusalem], from the time of King Abdulaziz right up to that of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz. Saudi Arabia, he declared, has made every effort and used all its capabilities and influence, to support the rights of the Palestinians in accordance with firm bases and principles; and had provided and was still providing unlimited support for this cause at all levels, military, material, and political.