King Abdullah visits Crown Prince Sultan in Morocco

July 23, 2009

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz arrived in Agadir today to visit Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, who is resting in Morocco after undergoing successful surgery in New York City earlier this year.

The King was greeted at Agadir Airport by the Crown Prince, as well as Riyadh Governor Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz; Tabuk Governor Prince Fahd bin Abdulaziz; Agadir Governor Mohammed Al-Filali; Saudi Ambassador to Morocco Dr. Mohammed Al-Bashar; and a number of officials. Then the Crown Prince took King Abdullah back to his palace, where a luncheon was held in the Saudi monarch’s honor.

The King was accompanied to Morocco by Chief of General Intelligence Prince Miqren bin Abdulaziz; Minister of Education Prince Faisal bin Mohammed Al Saud; Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Abdulaziz Khoja; Chief of Royal Protocol Mohammed Al-Tibaishi; Commander of the Royal Guard General Hamad Al-Ohali; and several other officials.

Before his departure, King Abdullah wished Second Deputy Prime Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz success in presiding over various government functions in his absence.