Riyadh, May 21 (BNA): Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs and Negotiations Dr. Abdulaziz Hamad Al-Ouwaishaq received Ambassador of the European Union Delegation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mekeli Cervoni De Orso.
The two sides discussed ongoing programmes and initiatives between the GCC and the European Union under the 1988 joint cooperation agreement. They also discussed the resumption of GCC-EU Freed Trade negotiations.
The GCC Assistant Secretary-General and the EU official discussed the terrorists attacks which targeted last week oil facilities in Saudi Arabia and commercial vessels off the UAE coast. The EU official said that the European Union had strongly condemned the terrorist attacks.