The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at his palace here yesterday the Executive President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and the accompanying delegation currently on a visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
At the outset of the reception, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques welcomed the Executive President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the accompanying delegation in the Kingdom, while Dr. Abdullah Abdullah expressed his happiness to visit the Kingdom and meet with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques.
Subsequently, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the Executive President of Afghanistan Dr. Abdullah Abdullah held talks, during which they reviewed relations and prospects of bilateral cooperation between the two countries, and discussed the latest developments at regional and international arenas.
The audience and talks were attended by Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh region; Prince Dr. Mansour bin Miteb bin Abdulaziz, Minister of State, Cabinet's Member and Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques; Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Minister of National Guard; Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior; Minister of State and Cabinet's Member Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban; Minister of Finance Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf; Minister of State, Cabinet's Member and Acting Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Essam bin Saad bin Said; Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar Madani and Saudi Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Misfer bin Abdurrahman Al-Ghasib.
From the Afghan side, the talks were attended by a number of Ministers and officials accompanying the Executive President.