Prince Khalid Al-Faisal washes the Kaaba

January 2, 2010

On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Makkah Governor Prince Khalid Al-Faisal washed the Holy Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in Makkah today. The ceremony was attended by Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir; Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) Dr. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu; Minister of Hajj Dr. Fouad Al-Farsi; President-General for the Grand Mosque and Prophet’s Mosque Affairs Sheikh Saleh Al-Hussein; Vice-President for the Grand Mosque Affairs Sheikh Dr. Mohammed Al-Khuzaim; and ministers, scholars, citizens and Islamic diplomats.