2002 News Story

Prince Saud attends Arab meeting in Damascus

Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal left Syria today after heading the Kingdom's delegation to the two-day meeting in Damascus of the Arab Follow-Up Committee. The meeting discussed a joint Syrian-Bahraini paper concerning the U.S. threat to launch war against Iraq, the ongoing situation in Palestine, and the latest statements by Israeli leaders calling for the expulsion of Palestinian President Yasser Arafat.