King Abdullah receives phone calls from Arab leaders

February 24, 2011

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has received several telephone calls from Arab leaders congratulating him on his return home following three months abroad for medical treatment. The King spoke yesterday to Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh and UAE President Khalifa bin Zayid Al-Nuhayyan. Today, he received additional calls from Omani Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed, Qatari Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Chief of the Supreme Council of the Egyptian Armed Forces Gen. Mohammed Hussein Tantawi and former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. During the conversations, the Arab leaders wished the Saudi monarch continued good health, for which King Abdullah offered his thanks. Bilateral relations and international developments were also discussed.