Saudi crown prince meets families of servicemen killed in line of duty

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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meet with family members of servicemen killed in action. (SPA)
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meet with family members of servicemen killed in action. (SPA)
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meet with family members of servicemen killed in action. (SPA)
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meet with family members of servicemen killed in action. (SPA)
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meet with family members of servicemen killed in action. (SPA)
Updated 14 November 2018
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Saudi crown prince meets families of servicemen killed in line of duty

  • The prince welcomed the guests and passed on the greetings and appreciation of King Salman to all the families of all those killed

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the first deputy prime minister and minister of defense, has met the families of members of the armed and security forces killed in the line of duty.
At the start of the reception, at the Royal Court on Nov. 13, the prince welcomed the guests and passed on the greetings and appreciation of King Salman to all the families of all those killed and the ruler’s pride in their sacrifices in defense of their religion and homeland. Prince Mohammed said many other families of fallen officers were not present at the gathering but that efforts would be made to meet them all, and that all families of fallen and wounded servicemen are cherished.
“We have assigned departments concerned with the families of the martyrs of the duty, wherever they are, to fulfill their requirements and to communicate with them, and we are in fact” one united family, the crown prince said.
He added that he was pleased to meet the families, and asked God to welcome those who had died, heal the injured, bless the efforts of the armed forces and security forces, and guide them to victory and success.
The families expressed happiness at meeting the crown prince and asked him to convey their greetings and appreciation to King Salman. Prince Mohammed was joined at the reception by other members of the royal family and officials.


Arab Parliament to meet today in Cairo

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Arab Parliament to meet today in Cairo

  • The Committee of Economic and Financial Affairs discussed the proposal of the model law to achieve food security in the Arab world
JEDDAH: The meetings of the four permanent committees of the Arab Parliament were held on Monday in Cairo to prepare for the agenda of the second general assembly that will be held on Tuesday at the Arab League’s headquarters. The assembly will be presided over by Arab Parliament Speaker Dr. Mishaal bin Fahm Al-Salami.
The Committee of Foreign, Political and National Security Affairs discussed its second report regarding the political situation in the Arab world. It also studied the draft resolution referred by the Parliament’s speaker regarding the recent developments in Yemen and the support of peace talks.
The Committee of Economic and Financial Affairs discussed the proposal of the model law to achieve food security in the Arab world.
The Legislative, Legal and Human Rights Committee discussed the draft resolution on the Arab Parliament’s solidarity with the Arab countries that have been struck by terrorism and complete support in their war against terrorism and terrorist organizations. The Committee for Social, Cultural, Women and Youth Affairs studied the coordination of efforts for the adoption of the Arab Parliament’s proposals on women rights and Arab youth.