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Saudi-Indonesian Summit Discusses Prospects of Cooperation

Saudi-Indonesian Summit Discusses Prospects of Cooperation

Sunday, 14 April, 2019 - 16:30
Saudi King Salman receives the Indonesian President. SPA
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz on Sunday held official talks with Indonesia’s visiting President Joko Widodo, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

During the meeting, which took place at the monarch's palace in Riyadh, the two sides reviewed bilateral relations and prospects of cooperation between the two countries in various fields, as well as the latest regional and international developments, SPA said.

The meeting was attended by Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh Region; Prince Mansour bin Mutib bin Abdulaziz, Minister of State, Member of the Cabinet and Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques; Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf, Foreign Minister; Khalid Al-Essa, Member of the Cabinet and Chief of the Royal Court; Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al Qasabi, Minister of Commerce and Investment and Acting Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs, who also serves as official guide of the visiting delegation; Isam bin Ahmed Al-Thaqafi, Saudi Ambassador to the Republic of Indonesia; and a number of senior officials, the news agency added.

Earlier, King Salman held a luncheon in honor of Indonesia’s President and his accompanying delegation.

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