2001 News Story

King Fahd sends cable of condolences to U.S. President

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz has sent a cable of condolences to President of the United States George W. Bush, in which he conveyed the great sorrow and grief with which the Kingdom has been following reports on the explosions that took place at the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Washington DC. He expressed his condolences to the President, to the families of the victims of these explosions, and to the American people. At the same time he reiterated condemnation and denunciation of such acts, and along with the international community, confirmed Saudi Arabia's opposition to all forms of terrorism.