Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir received Philippe Errera, director-general for political affairs and security at the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France.
Bilateral relations between the two countries were discussed, along with prominent regional and international issues of common interest.
The two countries also aim to boost their cultural relations. Several agreements have been signed, including one for Villa Hegra, an ambitious institution of contemporary art. The agreements signal the “beginning of a new era of cooperation between France and Saudi Arabia.”