Saudi Crown Prince Meets with Abbas

Saudi Crown Prince meets with Abbas. SPA photo
Saudi Crown Prince meets with Abbas. SPA photo
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Saudi Crown Prince Meets with Abbas

Saudi Crown Prince meets with Abbas. SPA photo
Saudi Crown Prince meets with Abbas. SPA photo

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Vice President of Council of Ministers, Minister of Defense has met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Riyadh, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

During their meeting on Thursday, they discussed the latest developments in the Palestinian territories and intensified efforts to guarantee the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people to establish their independent state with East Jerusalem as its capital, SPA said.

The meeting was attended by Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir, Director of General Intelligence Khalid Al-Humaidan, and a number of senior officials, the news agency added.



Bahrain, Iran Agree to Kick Off Talks to Restore Ties 

Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani meets with his acting Iranian counterpart Bagheri Kani in Tehran on Sunday. (BNA)
Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani meets with his acting Iranian counterpart Bagheri Kani in Tehran on Sunday. (BNA)
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Bahrain, Iran Agree to Kick Off Talks to Restore Ties 

Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani meets with his acting Iranian counterpart Bagheri Kani in Tehran on Sunday. (BNA)
Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani meets with his acting Iranian counterpart Bagheri Kani in Tehran on Sunday. (BNA)

Bahrain and Iran agreed on Sunday to set up the required mechanisms to initiate talks between them to discuss the resumption of political relations between them.

Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani held talks in Tehran on Sunday with his acting Iranian counterpart Bagheri Kani, reported Bahrain’s state news agency (BNA).

Zayani was in Iran to attend the Asia Cooperation Dialogue meeting at Kani’s invitation.

The FMs held bilateral talks within “the framework of the fraternal historical relations” between Bahrain and Iran and “the bonds of religion, neighborliness, joint history and common interests that connect them,” added BNA.