RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held a meeting with his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Meshal Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Tuesday.
Earlier, Prince Mohammed received the Kuwaiti crown prince as he arrived at King Khalid International Airport for an official visit to the Kingdom.
At the beginning of the meeting, the Saudi crown prince received a written message to King Salman from Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
Prince Mohammed welcomed the Kuwaiti crown prince and his accompanying delegation to the Kingdom, while Sheikh Meshaal expressed his happiness to visit Saudi Arabia and meet the crown prince.
During the meeting, they reviewed relations between the two countries, aspects of bilateral cooperation in various fields and opportunities to support their development, SPA said.
They also reviewed regional and international developments and efforts exerted toward them in a way that enhances security and stability.
The meeting was attended by Saudi Minister of Energy Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman and Foreign Minister Prince Faisal Bin Farhan.
Meanwhile, Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council Nayef Al-Hajraf welcomed Sheikh Meshaal’s visit to the Kingdom and said it represents the depth of ties and the strong historical relations that unite the two countries.
“The visit of Sheikh Meshaal Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, crown prince of Kuwait, to Riyadh on his first official foreign visit, as a dear guest of Prince Mohammed bin Salman, bears lofty connotations and noble meanings that reflect the Kingdom’s standing with Kuwait, its leadership and people,” Al-Hajraf said in a statement.
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