Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, France’s Macron discuss G20 and coronavirus

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, France’s Macron discuss G20 and coronavirus
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Updated 08 September 2020

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, France’s Macron discuss G20 and coronavirus

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, France’s Macron discuss G20 and coronavirus
  • They discussed G20 efforts to to combat COVID-19
  • Macron praised Kingdom’s efforts during its G20 presidency

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman discussed the G20 Summit and the coronavirus pandemic with French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday.
During the phone call, they reviewed the efforts of the G20 to support health services and economies in combatting the spread and impact of COVID-19, Saudi state news agency SPA reported.
King Salman and Macron also reviewed bilateral relations between their two countries and discussed the latest developments in the region.
Macron also praised the Kingdom’s efforts during its presidency.
Saudi Arabia assumed the G20 presidency in December and is set to host the 2020 summit on Nov. 21-22.