#UPDATE : President of Saudi Human Rights Commission, Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad, thanks King Salman for #Coronavirus treatment directive for all patients - citizens, residents and even those in violation of residency laws #SaudiArabia
#COVID19 | Leaders from the Group of 20 met to discuss the #coronavirus pandemic via video conference, in a bid to develop a cohesive action plan to curbing the spread of COVID-19. The #G20VirtualSummit virtual conference was hosted by Saudi Arabia’s King Salman. #G20
President Xi says in phone call with Saudi King Salman: -Viruses respect no borders, can only be prevailed with collective response -China ready to strengthen momentum of #G20 cooperation -China firmly supports the Saudi side, ready to offer assistance
G20 major economies should uphold the vision of building a community with #SharedFuture for mankind & strengthen unity, coordination & cooperation to stem the spread of #COVID19 & stabilize the world economy with all their strength, Xi says in a phone talk with Saudi King Salman
Just spoke to King Salman of Saudi Arabia and explained to him that, because of the turmoil & disfunction in Iran and Venezuela, I am asking that Saudi Arabia increase oil production, maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels, to make up the difference...Prices to high! He has agreed!
I have great confidence in King Salman and the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, they know exactly what they are doing....
Saudi Arabia's King Salman issues an order allowing women to be given driving licences - state media
New: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s meeting with King Salman of Saudi Arabia lasted no more than 15 minutes, CNN estimates based on the time the top U.S. diplomat’s motorcade arrived at the royal court and departed. #Khashoggi
Remember: Saudi King blamed Israelis for 9/11: “This is the same King Salman who told me after the 9/11 attacks were an Israeli plot. He said that firmly. Did I believe that? Of course not.” - Bush’s Amb to SA Robert Jordan told me Trump can’t go in “wide-eyed”
NEW: White House says King Salman of Saudi Arabia agreed to support safe zones in Syria and Yemen during call with Pres. Trump.