2007 News Story

King Abdullah attends festival in Arar

  King Abdullah and Crown Prince Sultan enjoy the festivities in Arar

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz highlighted the unity of the Saudi people and urged them to reject fanaticism and tribalism in remarks at grand festival held in his honor by the citizens of Arar last night. Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz also attended the festivities.

The King is currently on a tour of the northern provinces to launch a number of major development projects, including several universities, water and electricity projects and a new causeway linking Saudi Arabia with Egypt. After Arar, he will visit Al-Jouf and Tabuk.