Saudi King receives King of Jordan, Indian PM Modi

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King Abdullah is in Saudi Arabia to attend the Future Investment Initiative (FII) that kicked off in the Saudi capital earlier on Tuesday. (File/AFP)
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King Abdullah is in Saudi Arabia to attend the Future Investment Initiative (FII) that kicked off in the Saudi capital earlier on Tuesday. (File/AFP)
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King Abdullah is in Saudi Arabia to attend the Future Investment Initiative (FII) that kicked off in the Saudi capital earlier on Tuesday. (File/AFP)
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King Abdullah is in Saudi Arabia to attend the Future Investment Initiative (FII) that kicked off in the Saudi capital earlier on Tuesday. (File/AFP)
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King Salman also received India's prime minister Narendra Modi in the capital on Tuesday. (SPA)
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King Salman also received India's prime minister Narendra Modi in the capital on Tuesday. (SPA)
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King Salman also received India's prime minister Narendra Modi in the capital on Tuesday. (SPA)
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King Salman also received India's prime minister Narendra Modi in the capital on Tuesday. (SPA)
Updated 29 October 2019

Saudi King receives King of Jordan, Indian PM Modi

  • The meeting was attended by senior Saudi and Jordanian officials

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman received on Tuesday King Abdullah of Jordan to discuss relations between the two countries and the latest regional development, Saudi Press Agency reported.

King Abdullah is in Saudi Arabia to attend the Future Investment Initiative (FII) that kicked off in the Saudi capital earlier on Tuesday.

The meeting was attended by senior Saudi and Jordanian officials.

King Salman also received India's prime minister Narendra Modi in the capital on Tuesday. Modi and the Indian delegation are also in the Kingdom for the FII forum.

Modi met with senior Saudi officials ahead of his panel at the forum on Tuesday.


Prince Khalid says Saudi Arabia’s 90th national day renews pride 

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Prince Khalid says Saudi Arabia’s 90th national day renews pride 

Saudi Arabia’s Vice Minister of Defense, Prince Khalid bin Salman congratulated King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, and the people of the Kingdom on National Day. 
“(National Day) renews pride in our past,” the prince said on his official Twitter account on Wednesday, adding that it increased the nation’s ambition for its future.
“On National Day we recall the glories of the founding founder, King Abdulaziz - may God rest his soul - and the heroism of the faithful who sacrificed their lives for our homeland,” he said. 
Saudi Arabia marked its 90th National Day with an announcement from the General Entertainment Authority that the first concert will be held under the motto “mettle to the top,” and feature superstars Rashid Al-Majed and Aseel Abu Bakr in Green Halls in Dammam.
This year, Saudi Arabia marks its national day amid the coronavirus global pandemic.

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