Saudi Team Arrives in Damascus to Discuss Mechanisms for Embassy Reopening

Minister Plenipotentiary Ghazi bin Rafi Al-Anzi meets with Assistant Foreign and Expatriates Minister Ayman Sousan and Chief of Protocol at the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo: Saudi Foreign Ministry
Minister Plenipotentiary Ghazi bin Rafi Al-Anzi meets with Assistant Foreign and Expatriates Minister Ayman Sousan and Chief of Protocol at the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo: Saudi Foreign Ministry
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Saudi Team Arrives in Damascus to Discuss Mechanisms for Embassy Reopening

Minister Plenipotentiary Ghazi bin Rafi Al-Anzi meets with Assistant Foreign and Expatriates Minister Ayman Sousan and Chief of Protocol at the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo: Saudi Foreign Ministry
Minister Plenipotentiary Ghazi bin Rafi Al-Anzi meets with Assistant Foreign and Expatriates Minister Ayman Sousan and Chief of Protocol at the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo: Saudi Foreign Ministry

A Saudi Technical Team responsible for reopening the Saudi embassy in Damascus has arrived in Syria, in line with the Kingdom’s decision to resume the operations of its diplomatic mission in the country.

The team, headed by Minister Plenipotentiary Ghazi bin Rafi Al-Anzi, has met with Assistant Foreign and Expatriates Minister Ayman Sousan and Chief of Protocol at the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Damascus.

During the meeting, the head of the Saudi technical team expressed gratitude to the Syrian side for the warm welcome extended to the team. Sousan warmly welcomed the Saudi team and pledged to provide all necessary means and support to facilitate its mission.



Saudi Not Involved in Targeting Hodeidah in Yemen, Says Ministry of Defense

Saudi Flag / File/Reuters
Saudi Flag / File/Reuters
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Saudi Not Involved in Targeting Hodeidah in Yemen, Says Ministry of Defense

Saudi Flag / File/Reuters
Saudi Flag / File/Reuters

Saudi Arabia is not linked to or participating in targeting Hodeidah in Yemen, Ministry of Defense spokesperson Turki al-Malki said on Sunday.

Saudi Arabia will not allow its airspace to be infiltrated by any party, he added.