Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud held talks at his palace in Riyadh yesterday with the President of Iraq Kurdistan Region Massoud Barzani.
At the outset of the meeting, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques welcomed the chief of Kurdistan enclave. For his part, Barzani expressed happiness to visit the Kingdom and to have a meeting with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques.
During the meeting, aspects of bilateral cooperation in addition to a number of issues of mutual concern were discussed.
The meeting was attended by Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh Region; Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Minister of National Guard; Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior; Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense; Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf, Minister of Finance; Dr. Adel bin Zaid Altoraifi, Minister of Culture and Information; Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, Minister of Foreign Affairs; and Khalid bin Ali Al-Homaidan, Chief of General Intelligence.
On the Kurdish side, the meeting was attended by Dr. Fuad Hussein, Chief of the enclave's presidency court; Shifaa Barzani, Director of the President's office and Saroar Bidawe, Economic Advisor to the President.