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Crown Prince meets Turkish President (SPA)

New York – Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz met on Wednesday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in New York, on the sidelines of the 71st United Nations General Assembly.

Talks during the meeting focused on bilateral relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Turkey.

The two officials reviewed latest developments in the region and their views towards regional and international events.

Discussions also tackled aspects of cooperation between the two countries especially in the security field.

The Saudi crown prince, who headed the Kingdom’s official delegation to the annual UNGA summit, met at his residence in New York with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

During the meeting, the officials discussed the means to promote bilateral relations and reviewed issues of common interest, in particular latest developments in the Middle East.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif also met with the Foreign Affairs minister of the Sultanate of Oman, Youssef bin Alawi bin Abdullah.

Discussions during the meeting focused on bilateral relations and latest regional and international developments.

Another meeting was held between the Saudi crown prince and Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, U.A.E.’s foreign affairs minister.

The two officials stressed fraternal relations between their countries and discussed overall regional events.

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed lauded the speech delivered by the Saudi crown prince before the General Assembly on Wednesday.

The meeting was attended by the Crown Prince accompanying delegation and the Saudi ambassador to the United States.