The Saudi National Campaign to Support Syrian Brothers has distributed over 26,000 pieces of winter clothing to Syrian families in the cities of Salt and Ramtha in Jordan, and the Hasbia region in Lebanon.
The Saudi National Campaign for the Relief of the Somali People signed a contract with the International Mandik Company to rehabilitate war-damaged hospitals in Somalia.
The Ministry of Interior warned citizens and expatriates not to participate in television programs that illegally solicit donations.
Director General of Public Relations and Media at the Ministry of Interior Major General Dr. Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Marol said that some television channels use methods to raise funds, including the call for collecting donations for charitable projects, in addition to introducing programs with the aim of transferring money.
Dr. Al-Marol also said that promoting, funding and participating in such programs violate Saudi law.
Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir reiterated Saudi Arabia’s support for a political solution to the crisis in Syria that does not include President Bashar Al-Assad.
In a televised interview today with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, Minister Al-Jubeir said “a man who’s responsible for the murder of 300,000 plus people, the displacement of 12 million people, the destruction of a country, is a man with absolutely no future in this country.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir met today with his Russian counterpart Serge Lavrov at the sidelines of the International Syria Support Group meeting in Munich. During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and developments at the regional and international arena.
His Excellency Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir
Foreign Minister, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Munich Security Conference
Good afternoon everyone, thank you very much for this kind invitation. I see the topic is the Middle East and I would like to offer a more optimistic note than the one we usually read about or hear about.
Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, headed the Kingdom’s delegation to the anti-Daesh coalition partners meeting in Brussels today. The meeting discussed the current situation in the Middle East and joint international action plan to fight terrorism. Issues of common interest between the Kingdom and those countries in the field of defense were discussed during the meetings. Exchanging viewpoints on the agenda of the meeting of international coalition countries to fight Daesh terrorist organization were also discussed.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir held a trilateral meeting with Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdurrahman Al Thani and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of the Munich meeting of Vienna group (International Syria Support Group).
Minister Al-Jubeir also held a quadrilateral meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry; Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Al Thani and Turkish Foreign Minister Cavusoglu. The meetings discussed the latest developments of the crisis in Syria in addition to regional and international developments.