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King Salman, Saudi Crown Prince Meet with Pakistan’s PM in Jeddah

King Salman, Saudi Crown Prince Meet with Pakistan’s PM in Jeddah

Thursday, 19 September, 2019 - 16:30
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz during his meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan. SPA

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, received in Jeddah on Thursday the Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, currently on a visit to the Kingdom.

During the meeting, the PM condemned the sabotage attack on Aramco plants in Biqayq and Khurais, stressing Pakistan's support for the Kingdom in the face of these blatant attacks.

King Salman expressed appreciation of Pakistan's position, stressing that Saudi Arabia is capable of dealing with the effects of this criminal act which aimed at destabilizing the security and stability of the region and global energy supplies, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

The meeting also reviewed the close relations between the two countries and the latest regional and international developments.

Also, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, met at Al-Salam Palace with the Pakistani PM.

At the outset of the meeting, the PM strongly denounced again the attacks on Aramco facilities, expressing his country's stand with Saudi Arabia in confronting these sabotage acts.

The Crown Prince stressed that these acts aim to destabilize the region, affirming the importance of addressing such attacks, according to SPA.

The meeting was attended by Prince Turki bin Mohammed bin Fahd, Minister of the State and Member of the Cabinet; Prince Abdullah bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Minister of National Guard; Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Khalid Al-Humaidan, Chief of General Intelligence; Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf Al-Malki, and the Pakistani Prime Minister's accompanying delegation, SPA added.

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