Foreign Ministry urges Saudis to leave Syria, cancel travel plans

December 2, 2011

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has strongly cautioned Saudi citizens against traveling to Syria, in the wake of the violent unrest that has engulfed that country. In a statement, Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Khaled bin Saud bin Khaled urged Saudis to cancel their travel plans, while advising those Saudis already in Syria to depart as soon as possible.