MANAMA, 2nd November, 2015 (WAM) — Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Bahraini Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, has met with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister, Adel Al Jubair, on the sidelines of the 11th Manama Dialogue.

According to the Bahrain News Agency, BNA, during the meeting, Prince Salman commended the pivotal role played by Saudi Arabia in regional affairs, and highlighted the GCC countries’ successful diplomatic efforts to help establish dialogue to secure lasting peace in the Republic of Yemen.

Prince Salman underscored the importance of continuing to align GCC efforts in order to achieve GCC countries’ shared objectives. Other issues currently affecting regional security and stability were also discussed during the meeting.

Al Jubair expressed Saudi Arabia’s appreciation for Bahrain’s unwavering support for GCC cooperation and its effective role in maintaining regional security and stability through its participation in the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.