King Salman meets with chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office in Jeddah

King Salman holds talks with the chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office, Dr. Allahshukur Pashazade, in Jeddah on Monday. (SPA)
Updated 03 September 2019

King Salman meets with chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office in Jeddah

JEDDAH: King Salman welcomed the chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office, Dr. Allahshukur Pashazade, at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Monday.

Pashazade relayed the greetings of the Caucasus Muslims Office’s Leader and Azerbaijan’s President, Ilham Aliyev, while the king conveyed warm greetings.

During the meeting, they tackled aspects of cooperation in the service of Islam and Muslims, while highlighting the importance of reinforcing the tolerant and moderate teachings of Islam.

The meeting was attended by Interior Minister Prince Saud bin Naif bin Abdul Aziz, Council of Senior Scholars member and royal court adviser Sheikh Saad bin Nasser Shathri, and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ibrahim Al-Assaf.

Assistant Special Secretary to King Salman, Tamim bin Abdul Aziz Al-Salem, and officials from the Kingdom and Azerbaijan.


Bayley to face Naomi at WWE Super ShowDown in Riyadh

Updated 22 February 2020

Bayley to face Naomi at WWE Super ShowDown in Riyadh

  • The first all-female title bout to take place in Saudi Arabia will form part of a line-up of matches

Bayley will face Naomi for the women’s SmackDown Championship at WWE Super ShowDown in Riyadh on Thursday 27 February at the Mohammed Abdu Arena on the Boulevard.

The first all-female title bout to take place in Saudi Arabia will form part of a line-up of matches, which also includes Brock Lesnar v Ricochet, Goldberg v "The Fiend" Bray Wyatt and much more.

Naomi defeated Carmella to set up the title match against Bayley, and she expressed her delight about heading to KSA for the big event.

“I pushed through, I did what I had to do and the best woman won on the night,” Naomi said.

“I’m so excited and thankful for this opportunity. To be one of the women to go to Saudi Arabia and perform in a championship match is making history,” she added.

WWE Super ShowDownwill feature:

• WWE Championship Match: Brock Lesnar™ (c) vs. Ricochet™.

• Universal Championship Match: “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt™ (c) vs. Goldberg™.

• Steel Cage Match: Roman Reigns™ vs. King Corbin™.

• SmackDown Tag Team Championship Match: The New Day™ (c) vs. The Miz™ and John Morrison™.

• First-ever Tuwaiq Trophy Gauntlet Match: AJ Styles™ vs. Bobby Lashley™ vs. Rusev™ vs. R-Truth™ vs. Erick Rowan™ vs. United States Champion Andrade™.

• The Street Profits v Seth Rollins & Murphy

Ticket prices start from 25 SAR and are available via www.TicketMX.com.