2001 News Story

King Fahd receives Lebanese Prime Minister

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz today received Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Al-Hariri, who also met with Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and with Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz. Before leaving Jeddah, Prime Minister Al-Hariri said his meetings with the Kingdom's leadership reflect his country's constant consultation with Saudi Arabia, which has always supported Lebanon as well as all Arab and Muslim nations. He stressed that eradicating terrorism requires not only the use of force but also addressing ourselves to issues such as the Middle East crisis.