Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, and Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz, Governor of the Eastern Province,last evening visited the citizens who are receiving medical care at King Abdulaziz National Guard Hospital in Ahsa as a result of the injuries they suffered in the heinous crime that targeted Rida mosque in Ahsa province on Friday and left innocent victims. The crown prince and the governor were reassured on the health and medical care the injured are receiving, wishing them a speedy recovery.
The Crown Prince conveyed to the injured best wishes of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Second Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense,
Addressing the wounded, the crown prince stressed that what happened on Friday would only strengthen this country's resolve to eradicate this oppressive group.
The Crown Prince added, "Thank God, that yesterday, there were things that if they had happened, the matters would have been more dangerous, but by the grace of God Almighty and then the good behavior of everyone, things ended as they did."
With regard to the perpetrators of the crime, he said, "They are working for a specific goal and thankfully, the matter is reversed and heading in the right direction."
At the end of the visit, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdul Aziz directed that some of the injured who expressed their desire to join the military to defend the nation and protect its earnings to be accepted, praising their high spirit.
The Crown Prince and the Governor of the Eastern Province on Saturday evening also paid a condolence visit to the families of the citizens killed in the terrorist crime.
During the visit, the Crown Prince conveyed to them condolences of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and the Deputy Crown Prince.
The Crown Prince asserted keenness of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques' government on security and safety of all people in all regions of the kingdom.
Following speeches by the families of the victims and Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz stressing solidarity, unity and courage of security men, the crown prince and Prince Saud inspected the effects of the bombing inside Rida mosque.