Crown Prince Salman receives Turkish official

February 26, 2013

Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz received Senior Advisor to the Turkish President Arshad Hermzlo and his accompanying delegation in Riyadh today. Hermzlo conveyed the greetings of Turkish President Abdullah Gul and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, while also delivering a message from Turkish Defense Minister Ismet Yilmaz to the Crown Prince. Then, the developments of bilateral relations and regional developments were discussed.

The audience was attended by Supervisor of the Crown Prince’s Office Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz; Director General of the Office of the Minister of Defense Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Bunyan; Saudi Military Attaché to Turkey Rear Adm. Mohammed Al-Shehail; Turkish Ambassador to the Kingdom Ahmet Muhtar Gün; Undersecretary of the Turkish Ministry of National Defense for Defense Industries Affairs Murat Bayer; and Director General of the Turkish Space Agency Muharram Takashla.

Later, Hermzlo held meetings with Second Deputy Prime Minister Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, Riyadh Governor Prince Khalid bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, and Deputy Riyadh Governor Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz. The Turkish official congratulated all three men on their new appointments.