King Abdullah discusses Gaza crisis with Turkish Prime Minister

January 4, 2009

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received Turkish Prime Minister Recep Erdogan in Riyadh today.


During their meeting, King Abdullah and Prime Minister Erdogan discussed the ongoing Israeli attacks against the Gaza Strip. The two leaders considered what actions could be taken by the international community to compel Israel to cease its aggression and work towards achieving a lasting and comprehensive peace in the region.

The session was also attended by Chairman of Allegiance-Pledge Commission Prince Misha’al bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs Prince Miteb bin Abdulaziz, Interior Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al Faisal and several Turkish officials.