(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) Jeddah, June 18, 2019, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud chaired the Cabinet's session at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Tuesday afternoon.
At the outset of the session, the King thanked Allah Almighty that millions of Umrah performers, visitors from all over the world, citizens and residents performed Umrah rituals and visit during the holy month of Ramadan in an atmosphere of faith provided by the Kingdom for the service of the visitors of the Two Holy Mosques and paying attention to their hospitality, convenience and safety from the time of their arrival until their return homelands. The King also thanked all concerned bodies for performing this great honor and for great exerted efforts which facilitated for the Guests of Allah to perform Umrah rituals, visit and after Isha and night prayers during the holy month of Ramadan.
The King also expressed his thanks and appreciation to the leaders of Gulf, Arab and Islamic countries for their blessed and successful efforts that contributed to the success of Extraordinary Gulf and Arab Summits and the Islamic Summit at its 14th ordinary session held in Makkah in the vicinity of the Grand Holy Mosque on the latest days of the holy month of Ramadan.
The Minister of Media Turki bin Abdullah Al-Shabanah said in a statement to Saudi Press Agency that the Cabinet congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, for the success of the three summits and their final statements, resolutions and Makkah Declaration on their positions on various issues of interest to Arab and Islamic countries, their support and solidarity with the Kingdom, unlimited support for all measures being taken to protect its national security and oil supplies, appreciation of its continuing efforts and unique experience in the field of combating terrorism and extremism, and praising the leading role of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and his call to hold these summits in pursuit to unify ranks, confront challenges facing the region and maintain its security and stability.
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