JEDDAH: King Salman on Sunday received credentials of a number of ambassadors of friendly countries at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah.
The envoys who called on the Saudi king included Kazakhstan Ambassador Berik Aryn, Chinese Ambassador Chen Weiqing, Indian Ambassador Dr. Ausaf Sayeed and American Ambassador John Abizaid.
The king welcomed the ambassadors to the Kingdom and conveyed his regards to leaders of their respective countries. He wished the diplomats success in their missions to enhance and develop relations between Saudi Arabia and their countries.
The ambassadors conveyed the greetings of their respective leaders. They expressed their keenness on strengthening bilateral ties with the Kingdom in all spheres of life.
State Minister and Cabinet member Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf, Cabinet member and Chief of the Royal Court Khalid bin Abdulrahman Al-Issa and a number of officials attended the ceremony.