Deputy King receives Minister of Foreign Affairs

Manama: The Deputy King, His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, today received the Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Shaikh Khaled bin Ahmed bin Mohamed Al Khalifa, at Gudaibiya Palace.

During the meeting, HRH the Deputy King highlighted the dedication and commitment of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to advancing the Kingdom’s diplomatic agenda regionally and internationally, in line with the Kingdom’s comprehensive development led by HM the King.

HRH the Deputy King extended his gratitude for the tireless efforts made by the Minister to further strengthen Bahrain’s relations with regional and international partners and preserve the Kingdom’s diplomatic interests. HRH the Deputy King concluded by wishing HE Shaikh Khalid further success in his next role.

For his part, the Minister of Foreign Affairs expressed his honour for the opportunity to serve HM the King, the Kingdom, and its citizens. HE highlighted the Ministry’s substantial role in consolidating the Kingdom’s firm stance on various international issues, as well as its support of international efforts aimed at strengthening regional security and stability.

HE Shaikh Khalid further expressed his gratitude and appreciation for the unwavering support provided by HRH the Deputy King in further advancing Bahraini diplomacy.

HE concluded by wishing HE Dr. Abdullateef bin Rashid Al Zayani, current Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council, every success as Minister of Foreign Affairs.

The Minister of Finance and National Economy, HE Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, was also in attendance.

Source: Bahrain News Agency