(WASHINGTON, DC) – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia today issued the following statement in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia:
(WASHINGTON, DC) – The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia will use its Twitter feed, @SaudiEmbassyUSA, to share news and information about the visit of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to the United States on June 29.
Tweets from @SaudiEmbassyUSA will highlight Saudi Arabia’s involvement in the G-20 Summit, as well as items of interest about the long-standing Saudi-U.S. relationship.
Minister of Education Presents $3 Million Donation on Behalf of the Kingdom.
Donation Supports Gifts for Peace Program to Promote Cultural Understanding.
(WASHINGTON, DC) – His Royal Highness Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation, and Inspector General underwent surgery this morning in New York City. The medical team that performed the surgery indicated that the operation is part of an ongoing treatment the Crown Prince has been receiving and that, with God’s blessings, the operation was a complete success.
(WASHINGTON, DC) - Today, Saudi Arabia's Ambassador to the United States, Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, presented the King Abdulaziz Medal - First Class to Mr. Joseph W. Grant, a U.S. World War II pilot, on behalf of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud at the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia.
(WASHINGTON, DC) - Saudi Foreign Minister, HRH Prince Saud Al-Faisal, today welcomed the unanimous passage of a UN Security Council resolution calling for the immediate end to hostilities in Gaza. Prince Saud also called upon all parties to strictly adhere to the resolution to help achieve a just and comprehensive peace.
(NEW YORK) – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal delivered the following statement today at a press conference in New York City after his attendance yesterday at a special session of the United Nations Security Council to address the ongoing turmoil in Gaza.
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The Foreign Ministers of the Arab League have come to New York to urge the Security Council to take immediate action to end the hostilities in Gaza.
(WASHINGTON, DC) – Attending a special session by the UN Security Council to discuss the situation in Gaza, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal urged the council to take swift action to end the violence.
"It is the responsibility of the Council to end conflicts as soon as possible, and the current conflict in Gaza should be no exception," stated Prince Saud. "The Council has not yet taken concrete action. This raises questions about its credibility and the whole system of international peace and security."
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s "Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Campaign to Provide Humanitarian Relief to the Palestinian People in Gaza" has raised more than $32 million in donations to provide humanitarian relief to the people of Gaza.
Following the initial 11-hour fundraising period, the Campaign continues to receive donations from citizens and residents throughout the Kingdom.
The Campaign is part of a broader humanitarian effort by the Kingdom to provide humanitarian assistance to the Palestinian people during this difficult time.