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Iranian Cultural Week opens in Riyadh

Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Fouad Al-Farsi and Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ahmad Masjed-Jamei opened the Iranian Cultural Week in Riyadh today. The ministers highlighted the importance of strengthening Saudi-Iranian relations in the cultural field.

The inaugural ceremony was attended by Assistant Minister of Culture and Information Prince Turki bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, and Assistant Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs for Political Affairs and Chairman of the International Organizations Department Prince Torki bin Muhammad bin Saud Al-Kabeer.

Minister Ahmad Masjed-Jamie and his delegation arrived in Riyadh Friday.