French President receives National Guard Minister

June 20, 2013

French President François Hollande received Minister of the National Guard Prince Meteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz in Paris yesterday. At the outset of the meeting, The two sides discussed bilateral relations and international developments. President Hollande lauded the strength of Saudi-French relations and pointed out the similar positions the two countries share on various issues.

During his visit to France, Prince Miteb also held meetings with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius; French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian; and Chief of Staff of the French Armed Forces Edouard Guillaud.