Crown prince arrives in Saudi Arabia after royal tour

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Saudi Arabia morning after his royal tour in the US, France and Spain. (SPA).
Updated 13 April 2018
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Crown prince arrives in Saudi Arabia after royal tour

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Saudi Arabia on Friday morning after his royal tour in the US, France and Spain.

Before his flight to the Kingdom, the crown prince was received by King Felipe VI of Spain on Thursday in the royal palace in Madrid.

During the visit Saudi Arabia and Spain signed a $2.2 billion framework agreement on defense co-operation at a ceremony in the Spanish capital.

Saudi Arabia also signed major deals with the US and France.


Saudi king, crown prince meet Khashoggi family

Updated 23 October 2018
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Saudi king, crown prince meet Khashoggi family

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received the family members of killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Riyadh on Tuesday, according to state-run Saudi Press Agency reported. 
The family members included Khashoggi’s son Salah and his brother Sahel at the royal palace, state media said.
The report said King Salman and Prince Mohammed offered their condolences to the family of the Saudi journalist.
Khashoggi died in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 6 when he visited to complete some paperwork related to his divorce. Saudi Arabia said that 18 Saudis had been arrested in connection with his death.