2003 News Story

Saudi leadership receives Sudanese President

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh today Sudanese President Omar Hassan Al-Basheer, who, on behalf of the government and people of Sudan, offered condolences on the death of Prince Majid bin Abdulaziz. President Al-Basheer also met with Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, with whom he discussed the situation in Iraq, and developments in the Palestinian issue. The meeting was attended by Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz. President Al-Basheer later left Riyadh for Jeddah.