1998 News Story

Egyptian President Mubarak visits Kingdom

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz yesterday received in Riyadh Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, with whom he discussed the latest developments in the situation between Syria and Turkey. In a press statement after the short visit Prince Sultan Ibn Abdul Aziz, Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General, said the talks, which he referred to as “in-depth and effective”, had contributed positively towards overcoming the impasse being faced by the Muslim world, and expressed hope that the Syrian-Turkish dispute would soon be resolved in a rational manner.