King Abdullah congratulated, praised on 9th anniversary of ascension to the throne

April 25, 2014

Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz has delivered an address congratulating the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and the Saudi people on the 9th anniversary of the King’s ascension to the throne. “Year after year, we witness more outstanding achievements that serve the citizens and their well-being,” he declared. “We also witness the development of legislations that ensure more stability and prosperity in addition to the improvement of the standard of living. We also witness the King’s bold and courageous stands towards Arab and Muslim issues.” The Crown Prince added, “The King’s fondest wish is to see the citizens avoiding division and disagreement; not compromising the unity and security; and contributing to moving the development wheel forward.”

Numerous other princes, ministers and officials offered their congratulations on the anniversary of the allegiance-pledge to the King. In various statements, they lauded the major achievements and advancements witnessed by the Kingdom over the past decade in the economic, educational, social, and health sectors. Furthermore, they praised the King’s bold initiatives that have strengthened Saudi Arabia’s role in the regional and international communities.

These congratulatory statements were issued by President of the Allegiance-Pledge Commission Prince Mishaal bin Abdulaziz; Minister of Education Prince Khalid Al-Faisal; Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal; Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs Prince Dr. Mansour bin Miteb bin Abdulaziz; Minister of Interior Prince Mohammed Nayef bin Abdulaziz; Vice Foreign Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz; Agriculture Minister Dr. Fahd bin Abdulrahman Balghunaim; Minister of Water and Electricity Abdullah bin Abdulrahman Al-Husayyn; Minister of Hajj Dr. Bandar bin Mohammed Hajjar; Makkah Governor Prince Mishaal bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz; Northern Borders Governor Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Musaed; Jazan Governor Prince Mohammed bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz; Qassim Governor Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz; Hail Governor Prince Saud bin Abdulmohsen bin Abdulaziz; Baha Governor Prince Mishari bin Saud bin Abdulaziz; Tabuk Governor Prince Fahd bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz; Jouf Governor Prince Fahd bin Badr bin Abdulaziz; Asir Governor Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdulaziz; Eastern Province Governor Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz; Madinah Governor Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz; President of the Saudi Red Crescent Authority Prince Faisal bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz; President of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz; General President of Youth Welfare Prince Nawaf bin Faisal bin Fahd bin Abdulaziz; the Kingdom’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Faisal bin Hassan Trad; General President of Meteorology and the Environment Dr. Abdulaziz bin Omar Al-Jasser; President of the Bureau of Investigation and Prosecution Mohammed bin Fahd Al-Abdullah; Secretary General of the Senior Scholars Commission Sheikh Fahd bin Saad Al-Majid; Rector of Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University Dr. Suleiman bin Abdullah Aba Al-Khail; Rector of Salman bin Abdulaziz University Dr. Abdulrahman bin Mohammed Al-Asimi; Rector of Shaqra University Dr. Khalid bin Saad bin Saeed; Rector of Nayef Arab University for Security Sciences Dr. Jamaan bin Rashid bin Raqoush; Rector of Tabuk University Dr. Abdulaziz bin Saud Al-Anzi; Rector of King Saud University Dr. Badran bin Abdulrahman Al-Omar; and several other senior officials.