Manama, Jan. 12 (BNA): Saudi Ambassador to Bahrain, His Royal Highness Prince Sultan bin Ahmed bin Abdulaziz, has lauded the distinction of Bahraini diplomacy over the past five decades at the global and regional levels, in light of an enlightened vision based on wisdom and moderation, under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and thanks to the support of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister.
In a statement marking the Bahraini Diplomacy Day, the Saudi Ambassador affirmed that the kingdom’s diplomacy has placed it among great countries thanks to its wide-ranging progress, prosperity and major role in regional and international organisations.
The envoy also asserted that through its diplomacy, Bahrain seeks to achieve its national interests, enhance international peace and security, as well as strengthen Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Arab and Islamic relations in a way that serves its interests and those of its partners, noting that this diplomacy has become a beacon and a model that many countries have emulated to achieve their national interests.
The Saudi Ambassador lauded the major role played by the Foreign Ministry, led by Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani, placing Bahrain among countries that achieve security, stability, peace and prosperity.
He paid tribute to Bahraini diplomats, commending their dedicated efforts to achieve the kingdom’s interests and advance its status.