1999 News Story

King Fahd receives visiting dignitaries in Makkah

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz received yesterday in Makkah King Muhammad VI of Morocco, King Abdullah of Jordan, the Emir of Bahrain Sheikh Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, Prince Hamza Bin Al-Hussein of Jordan, and members of their delegations. The visiting dignitaries had come to perform umrah, the minor pilgrimage.
King Fahd arrived in Makkah on Saturday in order to spend, as is his custom, the final days of the blessed month of Ramadan in the vicinity of the Holy Mosque. Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz also arrived in Makkah on Saturday.