Turkish PM, Saudi King discuss Jerusalem


RIYADH Dec 28 (TNS): Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, who is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia, held a closed-door meeting with King Salman bin Abdulaziz in Riyadh on Wednesday.

According to the Turkish state news agency, the two leaders discussed Palestinian issue, the importance of Jerusalem’s status and its perception in Muslim countries.

They also agreed that Muslim countries should take a common stance on protection of the rights of Palestinians.

The Turkish Prime Minister is also scheduled to meet Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during his visit in Riyadh.