The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has approved delegating Princess Haifa bint Abdulaziz bin Mohammed bin Ayyaf Al Muqrin to be a Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Princess Haifa, who holds a Master of Science in Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) of the University of London, has extensive experience in social and economic fields and their applications and international work.
Saudi Arabia was the top reformer and improver among 190 economies in the World Bank’s Women, Business and the Law 2020 report, achieving a score of 70.6 out of 100.
The report places the Kingdom first among Gulf Cooperation Council countries and second in the Arab world.
Saudi Arabia has made outstanding improvements in six out of eight indicators measured by the report: mobility, workplace, marriage, parenthood, entrepreneurship and pension.
Following the conclusion of the investigation by US law enforcement authorities into the shooting incident at Pensacola Naval Air Station on December 6, 2019 involving a Royal Saudi Air Force cadet, the official spokesperson of the Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Washington would like to stress the following points:
The official spokesman for the Saudi Presidency of State Security announced that it located today a terrorist hideout in Albahari neibourhood in AlQatif Governorate in the Eastern Province. The hideout sheltered a wanted individual involved in numerous terrorist crimes.
Mohammed Hussein Ali Al Ammar, was declared a wanted terrorist in a statement issued on October 30, 2016, that listed nine individuals who have engaged in targeting citizens, residents, security officers, security, and economic facilities.
His Royal Highness Prince Khalid bin Salman Al Saud, Vice Minister of Defense of Saudi Arabia visited Washington on Monday and held talks with senior U.S. administration officials. The Vice Minister met with President Donald J. Trump at the White House and discussed the importance of strong bilateral relations between the two nations. HRH Prince Khalid also met with Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien.
The Official Spokesman of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen Colonel Turki Al Malki stated that six Saudi war prisoners arrived at King Salman Airbase from Yemen.
HRH Joint Forces Commander Lieutenant General Fahd Bin Turki Bin Abdulaziz, a number of the Joint Forces Command Staff and their families were at the base to receive them.
The Joint Forces Command values the efforts exerted by the International Committee of the Red Cross in handing over PoWs under the Stockholm Agreement.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia expressed its condemnation of the attacks that targeted the United States Embassy in Baghdad, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
The Ministry described these attacks as a violation of international norms and conventions.