King Salman receives dignitaries in Jeddah

King Salman is joined by dignitaries in Jeddah. (SPA)
Updated 12 September 2019

King Salman receives dignitaries in Jeddah

King Salman on Wednesday received princes, religious scholars, and a group of senior citizens who came to greet him at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah.

A number of ministers and top officials also attended the event, including Makkah Gov. Prince Khalid Al-Faisal. 

Also on Wednesday, King Salman issued a royal decree promoting 68 public prosecutors at the Investigation and Prosecution Department.


Saudi envoy receives Libyan ambassador to the UN

Updated 18 January 2020

Saudi envoy receives Libyan ambassador to the UN

NEW YORK: Abdallah Al-Mouallimi, Saudi Arabia’s permanent representative to the UN, held talks in New York with Taher El-Sonni, Libya’s UN ambassador and permanent representative. 

The two sides discussed issues of mutual concern and latest political developments in the region. 

Al-Mouallimi congratulated El-Sonni for his new apppointment and conveyed the Saudi leadership’s best wishes for prosperity, stability and progress to the Libyan people. 

Al-Mouallimi reiterated Saudi Arabia’s rejection of any foreign interference in the Libyan affairs, adding that Riyadh will continue to push all concerned parties to reach a political solution that guarantees the unity of Libya and saves
people’s lives.