Pakistani President arrives in Jeddah

July 20, 2011

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari and his accompanying delegation in Jeddah today. The two leaders exchanged greetings, and then discussed bilateral relations and regional and international developments. The meeting was attended by Second Deputy Prime Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz; Chief of General Intelligence Prince Miqren bin Abdulaziz; Advisor to the King Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz; Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Abdulaziz Khoja; Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obeid Madani; Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir; Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim Al-Ghadeer; and a number of Pakistani officials.

Afterwards, a dinner party was held at the Conferences Palace in Jeddah in honor of President Zardari and his delegation.