2006 News Story

Prince Saud calls for coordinate effort as not to undermine Arab interests

In a press statement following the conclusion of the emergency of Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal said that the ministers had adopted resolutions relating to the Palestinian cause and Lebanon crisis.  Prince Saud added that the meeting condemned Israel for the latter’s killing of innocents and policy of destruction.  The foreign minister said that Arab nations are determined to coordinate their actions so as to ensure that the individual national security interests of each Arab nation are not harmed.  Prince Saud emphasized that Arab nations should not act in a unilateral manner since it could lead to an adverse impact on the overall interests of the Arab world.