2001 News Story

In Amman, Prince Saud reiterates anti-terrorism stance

Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal, in Amman for a short visit to meet with senior Jordanian officials concerning current developments, today delivered to King Abdullah II a message from Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz. In a press statement on his departure, Prince Saud reiterated the Kingdom's long-held stance against terrorism in all its forms, which, he said, is in line with Saudi Arabia's principles as an Arab and Muslim nation. Combating terrorism, he stated, needs genuine efforts by all countries. He stressed that the justifications provided by the terrorists do not serve the interests of Arabs, Muslims, or the Palestinians.