King Salman meets Jordan PM, Libyan commander

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Saudi Arabia's King Salman met on Wednesday the commander of the Eastern Libyan forces Khalifa Haftar. (SPA)
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King Salman meets Jordan’s Prime Minister and Defense Minister Dr. Omar Al-Razzaz at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Wednesday. SPA
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The reception was attended by senior Saudi officials. (SPA)
Updated 28 March 2019

King Salman meets Jordan PM, Libyan commander

  • The king stressed during the meeting Saudi Arabia’s keenness on ensuring Libya’s stability and security

RIYADH: King Salman received at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Wednesday Jordan’s prime minister and defense minister, Dr. Omar Al-Razzaz, and his accompanying delegation

During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations, ways to develop and enhance them in various fields, and the latest regional and international developments.

The meeting was attended by Saudi Ambassador to Jordan Prince Khalid bin Faisal bin Turki, Interior Minister Prince Abdul Aziz bin Saud bin Naif, Minister of State Dr. Musaed Al-Aiban, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf, and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir.

Also on Wednesday, the king met with Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, commander of the Libyan Army.

During the meeting, the king affirmed Saudi Arabia’s keenness on the security and stability of Libya, and wished its people progress and prosperity. They also reviewed the latest developments in Libya.

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also met with Haftar on his visit to Saudi Arabia.


King Salman appoints new Saudi central bank deputy governor

Updated 17 October 2019

King Salman appoints new Saudi central bank deputy governor

RIYADH: King Salman appointed Ayman bin Mohammed Al-Sayari as deputy governor for the Kingdom’s central bank, the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA), Saudi Press Agency reported on Thursday.

Al-Sayari was previously SAMA's deputy governor for investment.

He thanked King Salman for the appointment and the confidence placed in him.