The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Sudan's President Omar Hassan Albashir held a meeting in Jeddah yesterday.
At the outset of the meeting, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques welcomed the Sudanese President, wishing him a good stay in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
For his part, President Albashir extended thanks to and appreciation of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for the warm welcome and generous hospitality accorded to him and the accompanying delegation.
The overall incidents and developments at the regional and international arenas as well as the current situations in The Sudan were discussed. For his part, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques congratulated the Sudanese President on the signing of Darfur Peace Accord, appealing to Allah Almighty that this agreement conduces to consolidated security and peace for the people of The Sudan and prosperity and stability for the country of The Sudan.
The meeting was attended by Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior; Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Makkah Region; Prince Saud Al-Faisal, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Prince Miqren bin Abdulaziz, Chief of General Intelligence; Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques; and Faisal bin Hamid Mualla, the Saudi Ambassador to Sudan.
On the Sudanese side, the meeting was attended by President Albashir's official accompanying delegation.
On another occasion, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received a telephone call yesterday from President Nicholas Sarkozy of France.
During the conversation, bilateral relations between the two friendly countries were reviewed and regional and international situations were discussed.