King Abdullah and President Mubarak hold talks

July 28, 2010

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak held a meeting at the International Center for Conferences in Sharm El-Sheikh this evening. The two leaders discussed bilateral relations and the latest developments in the Arab and Muslim worlds, led by the plight of the Palestinian people and the derailed peace process. The talks also tackled the need for national reconciliation in Lebanon, Sudan and Somalia, in order to achieve security and to ensure the territorial integrity of those countries. Afterwards, President Mubarak hosted a dinner party in honor of the Saudi monarch and his delegation, which was attended by Egyptian Prime Minister Dr. Ahmed Nazif and other senior Egyptian officials.

King Abdullah’s official delegation included Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal; Chief of General Intelligence Prince Miqren bin Abdulaziz; Education Minister Prince Faisal bin Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Saud; Advisors to the King Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Saud, Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Prince Mansour bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz, and Prince Bandar bin Salman bin Mohammed Al-Saud; Prince Mansour bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz; Finance Minister Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf; and Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Abdulaziz Khoja.