King Salman Humanitarian Aid agency chief meets Polish deputy FM

Lang praised Saudi Arabia’s prominent role as an influential and leading player in the Middle East and the world. (SPA)
Updated 15 November 2018
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King Salman Humanitarian Aid agency chief meets Polish deputy FM

  • According to Yemeni government estimates, more than 10,000 children have been conscripted by Houthis to fight in their ranks

JEDDAH: Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, general supervisor of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief), met with Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Maciej Lang in the Polish capital of Warsaw.
Al-Rabeeah highlighted the Kingdom’s humanitarian and relief efforts, which are carried out by KSRelief and have benefited 42 countries on four continents.
Lang praised Saudi Arabia’s prominent role as an influential and leading player in the Middle East and the world, which was confirmed by the Kingdom’s positive and efficient humanitarian and relief activities targeting the Yemeni people.


Saudi king leaves for Egypt on official visit

Updated 45 min 44 sec ago
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Saudi king leaves for Egypt on official visit

  • King Salman will head the Saudi delegation at the EU-Arab states summit
  • Ways to strengthen Saudi-Egyptian ties will be discussed during the king’s visit

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman left for Egypt on Saturday on an official visit, during which he will attend the EU-Arab Summit, the Saudi Press Agency reported.  

The king will head the Saudi delegation at the summit, which is due to be held in Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh. 

The two-day summit is billed as a starting point for the Arab League and the EU to boost cooperation on shared strategic priorities including migration, security and climate change.

Economic development, the Palestinian question, and the conflicts in Libya, Syria and Yemen are also up for discussion.

The king's visit is a response to an invitation from Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, who will host the two-day summit.

Ways to strengthen Saudi-Egyptian ties will be discussed during the visit.