Riyadh, February 05, 2024, The Europe Today: In a diplomatic encounter highlighting the enduring ties between Saudi Arabia and Palestine, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Eng. Walid Elkhereiji, warmly welcomed Palestinian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Basem Al-Agha, to a significant meeting in Riyadh on Monday.
The discussions between the two diplomats delved into recent developments in the Palestinian territories, emphasizing the shared commitment to securing the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people. Key among these rights is the collective pursuit of an independent state, with East Jerusalem designated as its capital, aligning with the principles outlined in the Arab Peace Initiative and pertinent international resolutions.
Vice Minister Elkhereiji underscored the unwavering support of Saudi Arabia for the Palestinian cause and reaffirmed the Kingdom’s commitment to working collaboratively with the international community to achieve a just and lasting solution to the ongoing situation in the region.
Ambassador Basem Al-Agha expressed gratitude for Saudi Arabia’s steadfast support and highlighted the crucial role the Kingdom plays in advocating for the rights and aspirations of the Palestinian people on the international stage.
The meeting symbolizes the continued collaboration between Saudi Arabia and Palestine in addressing pertinent regional issues and striving for a comprehensive and peaceful resolution. Both diplomats emphasized the significance of international cooperation to promote stability, justice, and the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people.