The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at Al-Yamamah Palace here yesterday the Secretary-General of United Nations Antonio Guterres.
The King congratulated Mr. Guterres on assuming his new job, wishing him all success, while the Secretary General of the United Nations expressed his happiness to visit the Kingdom and meet with the King.
During the meeting, they reviewed the efforts and missions entrusted to the United Nations to achieve international peace and security.
The audience was attended by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Interior Minister; Minister of State and Cabinet's Member Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf; Minister of State, Cabinet's Member and Chief of Royal Court Khalid bin Abdulrahman Al-Issa; Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Adel bin Zaid Altoraifi; Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir; and Kingdom's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Abdullah bin Yahya Al-Mo'allemi.
It was also attended by Undersecretary General for Political Affairs and Senior Advisor Jeffrey Feltman, the Envoy of Secretary General of the United Nations to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, and Ambassador of the United Nations to the Kingdom Ashok Nigam.