Saudi King receives phone call from US President

 30 Jan 2017 - 8:33

Saudi King receives phone call from US President


Riyadh: The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia has received a telephone call from US President Donald Trump. 

During the call on Sunday evening, they discussed the historic relations between the two friendly countries and the latest developments in the region and the world, in addition to the strategic partnership of the twenty first century between the two countries and the importance of improving the economic, security and military cooperation between them, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

They also exchanged views on the fight against terrorism, extremism, their finance, formulating the appropriate mechanisms for that, and confronting those who seek to undermine security and stability in the region and interfere in the internal affairs of other states.

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques presented an invitation to the US President to visit the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, who by turn invited the Saudi King to visit the United States.

The two leaders agreed to schedule the visits in the coming period so as to promote cooperation and joint action and activate the strategic partnership between the two countries further to match the depth of the historic relations between them.