2004 News Story

King Fahd receives Sudanese Foreign Minister

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received a message today from President of the Sudan Omar El Basheer, delivered by Sudanese Foreign Minister Dr. Mustafa Ismael, who is on an official visit to the Kingdom. Dr. Ismael also met with Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal, with whom he signed a memorandum of understanding for establishing a follow-up and political consultation committee. In a press statement Prince Saud commented that its purpose is for cooperation between the two foreign ministries, and highlighted the fraternal relations that exist between the Kingdom and Sudan. He added that also under review was the agenda of the ministerial council of the League of Arab States.