(WASHINGTON, DC) - HRH Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud officially began his tenure as the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United States today with the presentation of his credentials to President Donald J. Trump at a White House ceremony.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the Kingdom's support of all the measures taken by Kuwait against Iran's diplomatic mission in Kuwait. This comes as a court verdict was issued condemning members of Al -Abdali terrorist cell, who were found to have received aid and support from Iran.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir held a number of meetings in Brussels today with EU Counter-terrorism Coordinator Gilles de Kerchove, Deputy Secretary General for Political Affairs - Political Director for European External Action Service Jean-Christophe Belliard and European Parliament Member Rachida Dati. During the meetings, issues of common interest were discussed.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, met in his office in Jeddah on Wednesday evening with Russian President's special envoy on Syria Alexander Lavrentiev. During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and developments in the region.
The King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSrelief) continues its repatriation of stranded Somalis in Yemen to their homeland. KSrelief facilitated the return to Somalia a total of 314 Somalis stranded in Yemen under a direct supervision of the International Organization for Migration and the Somali Consulate in Yemen.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, met in Jeddah on Tuesday with Iraqi Interior Minister Qassem Mohammad Al-Araji.
During the meeting, they discussed a number of issues of mutual concern, as well as counter-terrorism efforts. The meeting was attended by a number of ministers and officials.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said that the talks between the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Sudanese President Omar Hassan Al-Bashir dealt with issues of the region, bilateral relations and confronting the scourge of terrorism and extremism.
The King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSrelief) in Yemen continues distributing 17,174 food baskets in the governorate of Al-Baida, as well as 20,900 food baskets in the governorate of Maareb; benefiting 10,3044 people.
The Center also distributed 45 tons of medicines, medical supplies and equipment to government hospitals in Aden, Taiz, Marib, Jouf and Sayoun.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz received at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah today Sudanese President Omar Hassan Al-Bashir. During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations between the two countries and the latest developments in the region. Later, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, met with President Al-Bashir in Jeddah.
President Al-Bashir arrived in Jeddah earlier in the day to perform Umrah.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz chaired the Cabinet's weekly session at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah this afternoon.
King Salman began the meeting by expressed his appreciation to the leaders of friendly countries and Saudi citizens for their condolences on the death of Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz.