KHARTOUM, 23rd February, 2016 (WAM) — President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan yesterday received Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, Saudi Foreign Minister.

According to the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Al-Jubeir conveyed the greetings of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, to the Sudanese President.

In a press statement following the meeting, Al-Jubeir highlighted the depth of relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Sudan and described these relations as distinctive and solid, stressing that the views of the two countries are identical about current issues.

Al-Jubeir appreciated Sudan’s stances on Operation Determination Storm and the Islamic Military Alliance to Fight Terrorism. He also noted that they reviewed the situation in Yemen, Somalia and Syria, in addition to bilateral relations between the two countries.