King Abdullah meets with President Mubarak in Egypt

June 30, 2009

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz arrived in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt today, where he was received at the airport by Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Afterwards, the two leaders held talks at the Sharm el-Sheikh Conference Center. The main topic of discussion was the Mideast peace process and, specifically, Egyptian efforts to facilitate reconciliation between Palestinian factions. King Abdullah and President Mubarak also discussed bilateral relations and regional and international developments.

The meeting was attended by the King’s official delegation, which included Advisor Prince Abdul-Ilah bin Abdulaziz; President of General Intelligence Prince Miqrin bin Abdulaziz; Education Minister Prince Faisal bin Abdullah bin Mohammed al-Saud; and other senior Saudi officials. A number of Egyptian officials, including Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif were present as well.