2007 News Story

King Abdullah meets with Palestinian Authority President Abbas

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the royal palace in Riyadh today. Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal also attended the meeting.

President Abbas briefed King Abdullah on the recent peace conference in Annapolis. The King expressed the hope that these international efforts would result in the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital.