2005 News Story

Crown Prince Abdullah receives visiting Pakistani President

  Crown Prince Abdullah welcoming Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, June 25, 2005

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh yesterday President Pervez Musharraf of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, who left today after a short visit to the Kingdom. During their meeting, the two leaders discussed international developments, in particular the situation in Palestine and in Iraq, in addition to bilateral cooperation.

Before leaving Saudi Arabia, President Musharraf performed umrah [the minor pilgrimage] and paid a visit to Madinah.