A Security man was killed in Al-Musawara a district of Awamiyah in Qatif Governorate as a result of an explosive projectile being fired a security patrol, another six security men were injured.
Saudi Arabia will participate in the Group of Twenty (G20) meeting in Hamburg in Germany. On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz, Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf, Minister of the State and Member of the Cabinet, will lead the Kingdom's delegation to the summit.
Foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Bahrain affirmed, in a joint press conference held at the Liberation Palace in Cairo today the necessity of combating terrorism and drying up its sources, stressing that countries that support extremism and terrorism will not be tolerated.
Saudi Minister of Foreign Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said that the boycott of the State of Qatar will continue until Doha adjusts its position. He added that additional steps will be taken in time after consultation with Egypt, Bahrain and the UAE.
The foreign ministers of the four Arab countries, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain issued a joint statement following their meeting in Cairo today on the Qatari crisis.
Following is the text of the statement read by the Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri:
The Ministry of Interior announced today that a security officer was killed and three other wounded in a terrorist attack in Al-Musawara district of Awamiyah in Qatif Governorate this evening. The ministry said an explosive projectile was fired the security patrol.
The King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSrelief) distributed various relief aid in the Yemeni governorates of Aden, Lahj and Hadramout.
The assistance provided included 650 tents, 17,700 blankets and 2,950 carpets and rugs. This assistance comes within multiple projects being carried out by the Center in Yemen.
The King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSrelief) launched last Sunday the distribution of 50,000 food baskets in 16 districts in Hadramout Governorate to benefit 300,000 people. This assistance comes within multiple projects being carried out by the Center in Yemen.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received today a telephone call from the British Prime Theresa May. The two sides stressed the bilateral relations, in the light of the Kingdom Vision 2030 and the historical ties binding the two friendly countries. They also reiterated the significance of fighting terrorism and extremism in the region. The British Prime Minister also asserted that Qatar has to clearly commit itself to that and to cooperate with the Gulf states.
Saudi Arabia today strong condemned the terrorist attack on a camp for the displaced people in Anbar Province, in Iraq. In a statement, the Foreign Ministry expressed the Kingdom’s condolences to the families of the victims, the government and the people of Iraq.
The King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSrelief) has delivered 72 tons of dates to the World Food Program (WFP) in Chad.
The shipment is part of the Kingdom's contribution to the WFP, and came within the Kingdom's humanitarian role to support other countries.