Saudi Foreign Minister Meets Indian Counterpart

The Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah today met with the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of India Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on the sidelines of the Ministerial Meeting of Friends of BRICS Group in Cape Town, South Africa.

During the meeting, the two ministers reviewed historical and solid relations between the two friendly countries and peoples and ways to boost and develop them in various areas. They also discussed enhancing bilateral and multilateral coordination on many regional and international issues of mutual interest.

The two ministers stressed the importance of intensifying joint efforts in establishing international peace and security and enhancing the contribution to achieving sustainable development goals, as well as exchanging views on topics on the agenda of the Ministerial Meeting, which is held under the theme: "BRICS and Africa: Partnership for Mutually Accelerated Growth, Sustainable Development, and Inclusive Multilateralism".

Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Multi-International Affairs, Dr. Abdulrahman bin Ibrahim Al-Rassi, Saudi Ambassador to South Africa Sultan Al-Angari, and Director General of the Foreign Minister's Office Abdulrahman Al-Dawood attended the meeting.

Source: Saudi Press Agency