The audience was attended by Acting Director General of Defense Minister's Office Fahd bin Mohammed Al-Issa, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
Prince Salman also received on Wednesday British Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia John Jenkins, who bade farewell to the Crown Prince at the end of his tenure as his country's Ambassador to the Kingdom.
During the meeting, the British Ambassador conveyed the greetings of Prince Charles Philip, Prince of Wales and the Crown Prince of the United Kingdom, to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the Crown Prince, and his wishes of good health for the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
The audience was attended by the delegation accompanying the British Ambassador.
Meanwhile, the Council of Ministers of the State of Kuwait expressed its deep satisfaction with the results of medical tests recently undergone by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
This came during the Council’s weekly meeting in Kuwait Wednesday under the chairmanship of Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, the Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait.
The Council prayed to bestow upon King Abdullah good health and long life for the interests of the Kingdom and Arab and Islamic nations.
The Council condemned the terrorist criminal attack that targeted one of the border guards’ patrol in the Northern Border region in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Monday, stressing that this criminal act represents a shameful assault on the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Arab States as a whole.
Other Gulf States (UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, and Oman) also condemned and strongly denounced this criminal attack.
Source: SPA; Photo: KUNA