Manama, Sep. 1 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, along with His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, today met with Senior Advisor to the President of the United States of America, Jared Kushner, and an accompanying delegation, at Safriya Palace.
During the meeting, HM the King highlighted the historic ties between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the United States, which span more than 120 years of diplomatic relations and more than 75 years of military cooperation.
His Majesty emphasised the strength of bilateral relations, noting their continued progress in many fields, supported by a joint commitment to deepening ties to benefit the interests of both countries and the security and stability of the Arabian Gulf.
HM the King welcomed Mr Kushner’s visit to the Kingdom and noted the US Administration’s significant efforts to support peace and stability in the region.
HM the King emphasised that GCC solidarity and stability depends, on all issues, on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, affirming Bahrain’s unwavering support to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in achieving further regional prosperity and stability.
HM the King also highlighted the United Arab Emirates’ historic and continued efforts to support the interests and causes of Arab and Islamic nations, and their determined endeavours to reach a just and comprehensive solution that guarantees the Palestinian people their legitimate rights and lasting peace in the region.
HM the King conveyed his greetings to the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, and wished the United States further success and prosperity.