President Mamnoon, Saudi King discuss array of issues


Makkah, June 18 (TNS): President Mamnoon Hussain has held a meeting with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz in Makkah-tul Mukarrama, state media reported on Sunday.

They discussed matters pertaining to bilateral relations, mutual interest and the situation in South Asia and Middle East.

The President appreciated the Saudi government for excellent arrangements for the Umrah pilgrims during Ramazan-ul Mubarak.

President of Yemen Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi and Speaker National Assembly of Kuwait Marzooq bin Ali Al-Ghanim also held meetings with President Mamnoon Hussain.

Matters of mutual interests figured in the meetings.

The President has now left for home after performing Umrah. Governor Jeddah Mishaal bin Majid bin Abdulaziz saw the president off at the airport.