Saudi Crown Prince discusses with French FM efforts to combat terrorism
:: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz has met with the French Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian, who is currently on a visit to the kingdom.
During the meeting, both discussed bilateral relations, aspects of cooperation and ways to promote them, in addition to latest regional developments and the collective efforts exerted to counter terrorism and extremism and stop terror financing.
The reception was attended by Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior, Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir, Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Awwad Al-Awwad and other senior, civil and military, officials.
Le Drian commended Saudi Arabia’s leadership in the fight against terrorism at a joint press conference with Saudi FM Jubeir in Jeddah.
Jubeir said he has assured the French foreign minister of the kingdom’s “refusal to finance and support terrorism,” also stating that they will provide France with a full file of the abuses committed by Qatar.