Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques calls US President

Sunday 1439/1/25 - 2017/10/15
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Riyadh, Muharram 24, 1439, October 14, 2017, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud held a telephone conversation yesterday evening with President Donald Trump, President of the United States of America, in which he affirmed the Kingdom's support for and welcomed of the firm strategy announced by the president towards Iran, its aggressive activities and support for terrorism in the region and the world.
The king praised the leadership role of the new US administration, which recognizes the magnitude of these challenges and threats, stressing the need for concerted efforts and taking firm positions on terrorism and extremism and its first sponsor, Iran.
President Trump expressed his appreciation for the initiative of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and his support and stressed the keenness of the United States of America to work with its allies to achieve world security and peace.
The two sides also discussed relations between the two countries and ways of developing them, as well as issues of mutual concern.
02:33 LOCAL TIME 23:33 GMT