2005 News Story

King Fahd congratulates President Bush, US people on Independence Day

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz has sent a cable of congratulations to U.S. President George W. Bush on the anniversary of his country's independence.

In his own name and on behalf of the people and government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, King Fahd wished the president and the friendly U.S. people steady progress and prosperity. He also praised the distinguished relations that bind the two countries and their peoples and their efforts to serve urgent issues in the region and the world for the prosperity of all peoples.

Similar cables were also sent by Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz.