2006 News Story

King Abdullah meets with Muslim world leaders visiting the Kingdom

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has met with a number of Muslim leaders who are in the Kingdom to perform the umrah in the final days of the holy month of Ramadan. The King is currently in Makkah to spend the last days of Ramadan in the vicinity of the Grand Mosque.

Today, King Abdullah met separately with Bangladeshi Prime Minister Khalida Zia, Bahraini Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa and Prince Rasheed bin Al-Hassan of Morocco for discussions about regional and international developments as well as bilateral relations.

Yesterday, the King met with Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi. Talks focused on the situations in Iraq and Palestine. King Abdullah also met yesterday with Comoros President Ahmed Abdullah Sambi for discussions about bilateral, Islamic, and international issues.