Saudi Arabia's foreign minister to take part in US strategic dialogue

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister to take part in US strategic dialogue
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Saudi Arabian counterpart, Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan met in Washington in February. (AFP/File)
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Updated 14 October 2020

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister to take part in US strategic dialogue

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister to take part in US strategic dialogue
  • Prince Faisal bin Farhan will meet Mike Pompeo in Washington
  • Dialogue will focus on regional security and economic development

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister will take part in the first US-Saudi Strategic Dialogue in Washington on Wednesday.

Prince Faisal bin Farhan is to meet Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for the event.

The State Department said: “The dialogue will focus on our shared commitments to the furthering of regional security and prosperity, economic development, and the people-to-people exchanges that have underpinned our bilateral relationship since the seminal meeting between President Roosevelt and King Abdulaziz aboard the USS Quincy 75 years ago.”


Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
Updated 17 January 2021

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
  • Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces
  • Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion

DUBAI: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed more than 35 tons of food aid to people in Yemen’s Marib province, state news agency SPA reported.
Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces, helping thousands of families.
It also continued to ensure basic health services in public schools and fight malnutrition among students and educational staff in Yemen’s Aden governorate.
Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion. The countries that have benefited most from its work are Yemen ($3 billion), Palestine ($360 million), Syria ($296 million), and Somalia ($192 million).