King Salman congratulates Trump on his election victory

King Salman congratulates Trump on his election victory
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman. (SPA file photo)
Updated 09 November 2016

King Salman congratulates Trump on his election victory

King Salman congratulates Trump on his election victory

RIYADH: Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman made a telephone call with US president-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday and congratulated him on his victory, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
“During the telephone conversation, King Salman confirmed the Kingdom's aspiration to promote the historical and strategic relations with the United States, and work together to bring peace and stability to the Middle East and the world, and wished the American people further progress and prosperity under Trump’s leadership,” SPA said.
Trump expressed his thanks and appreciation in return, “emphasizing his keenness to develop the distinctive bilateral relations between the two friendly countries,” the report said.