King Salman receives Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker in Riyadh

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King Salman receives Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim and other members of the Assembly at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim and other members of the Assembly at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev at Al-Yamamah Palace on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev at Al-Yamamah Palace on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev at Al-Yamamah Palace on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev and other officials at Al-Yamamah Palace on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
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King Salman receives the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev and other officials at Al-Yamamah Palace on March 24, 2019. (SPA)
Updated 24 March 2019
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King Salman receives Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker in Riyadh

  • Al-Ghanim conveyed the greetings of Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to the king
  • The king also received the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev at Al-Yamamah Palace on Sunday

RIYADH: King Salman received Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim and other members of the Assembly at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Sunday.
Bilateral relations were reviewed, and parliamentary cooperation was discussed during the meeting.
Al-Ghanim conveyed the greetings of Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to the king, who in turn conveyed his appreciation and greetings to the emir.
The king also received the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev at Al-Yamamah Palace on Sunday.
During the meeting, they discussed areas of cooperation between the two countries and ways of developing and strengthening them.


King Salman sends cable of condolence to Sri Lanka president after terrorist attacks

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King Salman sends cable of condolence to Sri Lanka president after terrorist attacks

  • King Salman condemned the "despicable act of terrorism"
  • Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also sent a cable to Sirisena

RIYADH: King Salman has sent a cable of condolence to the president of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena following the terrorist attacks in the country, which killed more than 200 people and injured more than 600 on Sunday.

“We are aware of the terrorist attacks that targeted your friendly country and the resulting deaths and injuries, and we strongly condemn this despicable act of terrorism,” the cable from the king said.

Saudi Press Agency reported the king called for an international effort to combat terrorism.

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also sent a cable to Sirisena, expressing his condolences and a speedy recovery to those injured in the attacks.

Seven suspects were arrested in connection with the Easter Sunday bomb attacks on eight churches and hotels in the island nation.