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Deputy Crown Prince Stresses Legitimacy of the Coalition in Yemen | ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English Archive 2005 -2017
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Prince Mohammed bin Salman and British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson (Asharq Al-Awsat)

Riyadh – Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Second Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received a phone call from British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson.

During the call, they discussed the situation in the region and reviewed bilateral relations.

The British Foreign Secretary expressed his regret for the attack against the official spokesman of the Coalition for Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen, the military advisor to Defense Minister Major General Ahmad Asiri, by demonstrators in London while participating in a seminar, stressing his interest in the results of the investigations.

The Prince thanked the secretary for his interest, stressing the legitimacy of the coalition’s position in Yemen and the continuous delivery of facts about the situation in Yemen to the world. He also stressed the strong relations between the two friendly countries.

Prince Mohammed also made a telephone call to Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain, during which he expressed his condolences on the death of his mother.

On his part, Sheikh Khalid expressed his thanks and appreciation to the Prince for his noble feelings.