Under the patronage of Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the Council of Arab Interior Ministers is holding its 35th session in Algeria on 07-08 March 2018.
The session was attended by Arab Interior Ministers, senior security delegations and representatives of Arab League, Arab Maghreb Union, Interpol, UN Office of Counter-Terrorism, Naif Arab University for Security Sciences and Arab Police Sport Federation, the Council said in a release.
The session discussed a number of issues on its agenda, including a draft of a ninth Arab security plan, a draft of a seventh Arab media plan for security awareness and crime prevention, a draft of a sixth phased plan for Arab traffic safety strategy and a draft phased plan for the implementation of Arab intellectual security strategy, the release added.
Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Interior Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, on Sunday evening arrived in the Algerian People’s Democratic Republic on an official visit. A number of Ministers and officials received him at Huari Boumediene Airport, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
The President of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria Abdelaziz Bouteflika, received Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz in Algiers on Monday (photo).
During the reception, the Saudi Interior Minister conveyed the greetings and appreciation of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, to the president and the people of the People’s Republic of Algeria.
The two sides reviewed the bilateral relations between the two countries and discussed the latest developments on the regional and international arenas.
The Saudi Minister paid a get-acquainted visit Tuesday to the Command and Control Center in Algiers.
He was received by a number of officials and was briefed on the activities of the center, SPA added.
Furthermore, Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz also paid a visit to the National Institute of Forensic Evidence and Criminology of the Algerian National Gendarmerie.
On his arrival at the headquarters of the Institute was received by the Algerian National Gendarmerie Commander Major General Manad Nouba and a number of senior gendarmerie officers.
During his visit, the Minister of Interior was briefed on the institute’s units, its work mechanism and its programs.