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Saudi King, Hadi Discuss Developments in Yemen

Saudi King, Hadi Discuss Developments in Yemen

Sunday, 11 August, 2019 - 14:30
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz. SPA
Asharq Al-Awsat

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz met in Mina on Sunday with Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

During the meeting, they reviewed the close brotherly relations between the two countries and discussed the latest developments in the region, especially in Yemen, and various efforts towards achieving security and stability, SPA said.

The meeting was attended by Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior, who is also Chairman of the Supreme Hajj Committee, Khalid bin Ali Al-Humaidan, Head of General Intelligence; and Tamim bin Abdulaziz Al-Salem, Assistant Special Secretary to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, it said.

The talks were also attended on the Yemeni side by Vice President Ali Mohsen Saleh Al-Ahmar and Prime Minister Dr. Maeen Abdulmalik, and a number of officials, the news agency added.

In the presence of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the Royal Court in Mina Palace, King Salman also received a number of princes, Saudi Arabia’s grand mufti, scholars, sheikhs, GCC senior guests, ministers, commanders of military sectors and leaders of scouts in the Kingdom participating in this year's Hajj season.

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