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New Saudi Health Minister Sworn in before King Salman

New Saudi Health Minister Sworn in before King Salman

Wednesday, 20 October, 2021 - 04:30
Saudi Arabia's new health minister takes the oath of office. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia’s new health minister took the oath of office on Tuesday before Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz.


Fahad bin Abdulrahman bin Dahes Al-Jalajel said: “I swear by Allah Almighty to be loyal to my religion, King, and homeland, not to divulge a secret of State's secrets, to maintain its interests and regulations at home and abroad, and to perform my duties with honesty, integrity and sincerity.”


Separately, King Salman issued a royal decree promoting and appointing 30 judges at the Board of Grievances at various ranks.


President of the Board of Grievances and Administrative Judiciary Council Sheikh Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Yousef expressed his gratitude to King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, for their ongoing support for the judiciary.


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