Saudi Shoura delegation participates in Inter-Parliamentary Union meetings in Serbia

Al-Asheikh reaffirmed the keenness of Saudi Arabia to take part in the parliamentary forums, which reflects the Kingdom’s position and its important role in achieving security, peace and stability.
Updated 19 October 2019

Saudi Shoura delegation participates in Inter-Parliamentary Union meetings in Serbia

  • The IPU pledged to support regional cooperation that would help to improve the international legal system and allow for the full implementation of its common obligations

BELGRADE: The 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) concluded its work with the participation of the Saudi Shoura Council delegation headed by Dr. Abdullah Al-Asheikh in Belgrade, Serbia.
The IPU affirmed its commitment to peace, stressing that international law is the basis for an international order based on solidarity and cooperation.
The IPU pledged to support regional cooperation that would help to improve the international legal system and allow for the full implementation of its common obligations.
Al-Asheikh reaffirmed the keenness of Saudi Arabia to take part in the parliamentary forums, which reflects the Kingdom’s position and its important role in achieving security, peace and stability, in both the region and the world. 


Royal Saudi Navy receives French fast interceptor vessels

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Royal Saudi Navy receives French fast interceptor vessels

  • Adm. Fahad Al-Ghufaili, commander of the Royal Saudi Navy, received the HS132 vessels
  • The HS132 is considered among the most advanced type of fast interceptor vessel in the world

DAMMAM: The Royal Saudi Navy on Sunday received the second and third batch of fast interceptor vessels from French firm CMN Group, the Saudi Press Agency reported.
The delivery is part of a joint cooperation initiative in military manufacturing between Saudi Arabia and France.
Adm. Fahad Al-Ghufaili, commander of the Royal Saudi Navy, received the HS132 vessels in the Kingdom’s Eastern Province. 
The agreement provides for the manufacture of HS132 vessels in France and in the Kingdom as part of a technology transfer program.
The HS132 is considered among the most advanced type of fast interceptor vessel in the world.