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Saudi Crown Prince Receives Guinea President

Saudi Crown Prince Receives Guinea President

Tuesday, 11 February, 2020 - 13:30
FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Mandel Ngan/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received in Riyadh on Tuesday President Alpha Condé of the Republic of Guinea Conakry.

They reviewed aspects of bilateral relations between the two countries and opportunities for boosting ties.

The Crown Prince also reviewed with the Guinean President regional and international issues of common concern, including efforts exerted to combat extremism and terrorism.

The meeting was attended by Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior; Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Minister of Commerce and Investment, Dr. Majid Al-Qasabi; Chief of General Intelligence, Khalid Al-Humaidan; Adviser at the General Secretariat of the Cabinet and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Fund for Development, Ahmed bin Aqeel Al Khatib; Minister of State for African Countries Affairs, Ahmed Qattan; and Saudi Ambassador to Guinea Conakry, Hussein Al-Dakhil Allah.

On the Guinean side, it was attended by Minister of Foreign Affairs Mamadi Tour; Ambassador of the Republic of Guinea Conakry to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mahmoud Nabhani, and a number of government officials, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

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