The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at Al-Salam Palace here yesterday the credentials of a number of ambassadors of sisterly and friendly countries accredited to the Kingdom.
The ambassadors included Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Berik Aryn; Ambassador of the People's Republic of China Chen Weiqing; Ambassador of the Republic of India Dr. Ausaf Sayeed; and Ambassador of the United States of America John Abizaid.
The King welcomed the ambassadors in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, sending his greetings to the leaders of their countries, wishing them all success in their missions to enhance and develop relations between the Kingdom and their countries.
For their part, the ambassadors conveyed the greetings of their leaders to the King, stressing their keenness on enhancing and developing relations between their countries and the Kingdom in all fields.
The handing-over ceremony was attended by Minister of State and Cabinet's Member Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban; Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf; Minister of State, Cabinet's Member and Chief of the Royal Court Khalid bin Abdulrahman Al-Isa; and a number of officials.