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Crown Prince Abdullah holds talks with visiting Syrian President

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz held talks in Riyadh today with President of Syria Dr Bashar Al-Assad, who then left after a brief visit to Saudi Arabia. During the meeting, which was described as constructive and fruitful, they discussed international developments as well as bilateral cooperation. Among those attending were Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs Prince Met’eb bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal, Deputy Governor of Riyadh Province Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz, and Minister of Culture and Information Iyad Madani.