Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's SessionJan 3, 2018, 9:31:23 AM GMT+3 General News
Riyadh, SPA :
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud chaired the Cabinet's session at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Tuesday afternoon.
At the outset of the session, the King briefed the Cabinet on his verbal message sent to Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the State of Kuwait, the message received from King Mohammed VI of the Kingdom of Morocco, and his talks with President Mahmoud Abbas of the State of Palestine, Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the State of Kuwait, and Prime Minister of Republic of Turkey Binali Yildirim.
The King briefed the Cabinet on contacts made to President Donald Trump of the United States of America, President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation, the Prime Minister of Britain Theresa May, and President Emmanuel Macaron of Republic of France, appreciating their condemnation of the attempt of coup Houthi militias to target Riyadh city with a ballistic missile, their denunciation of this criminal attempt representing a blatant attack on the sovereignty of the Kingdom and targeting of a populated area, their rejection of exposing the Kingdom to any security threats, their appreciation to the Government of the Kingdom for its efforts in combating terrorism and extremism and its humanitarian and relief efforts, and the emphasis on the necessity of alerting the international community to the destructive Iranian regime's role in threatening peace and stability in the region.