2004 News Story

Crown Prince Abdullah receives Press Association members

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received in Jeddah today Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Press Association Turki Al-Sudairi and members of the recently-elected body. The Crown Prince congratulated his guests on the establishment of the journalists’ trade union, and wished it every success. Stressing the role it can play, he urged its members to adhere to the ethics of the profession, especially credibility and objectivity; to enlighten the public on the dangers of terrorism and on terrorists’ deceitful tactics; and to encourage young people to join vocational training courses.