Saudi-Bahrain Political Coordination Committee holds meeting

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Manama, Jun 26 (BNA): The Political Coordination Committee of the Saudi-Bahraini Coordination Council has today held its second meeting.

The committee is chaired by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, and Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense HRH Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.  

The meeting was co-chaired by Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani and his Saudi counterpart  His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud.  

HRH Prince Faisal expressed thanks to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa for his directives which focus on further strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries.

He noted strong cooperation and coordination at the political level, which resulted in many positive outcomes that benefit the two sides.  

Dr. Al-Zayani said that the meeting builds on previous efforts of the council thanks to the support of HM King Hamad and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. 

He stressed the committee’s strenuous work with other Saudi-Bahraini Coordination Council’s panels to enhance cooperation and integration in the areas of political coordination.   

The two sides reviewed the initiatives and recommendations reached by the committee, and the mechanism for their implementation after approval by the Saudi-Bahraini Coordination Council. 

They discussed ways to support and strengthen bilateral political relations between the two brotherly countries, especially in the field of political consultation and joint coordination in international forums, consular affairs and diplomatic training, in addition to discussing regional and international political developments and issues of common concern. 

 

AHN