2005 News Story

Prince Saud denies Saudi initiative in Syria-Lebanon situation

Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal has categorically denied reports that the Kingdom has initiated arrangements to hold a tripartite summit, with Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Syria participating, for the purpose of settling the current situation between Syria and Lebanon. Prince Saud is in Egypt as head of the Saudi delegation to the ongoing 123rd conference of foreign ministers of the League of Arab States. He was received in Sharm-El-Shaikh today by President of Egypt Hosni Mubarak.