Saudi Minister Arrives in Pakistan With Special Message

Saudi Arabia Minister for Religious Affairs Sheikh Saleh bin Abdul Aziz on Sunday said the Pakistan Parliament’s resolution on Yemen was the country’s internal matter. But the Saudi minister said his country expects better from Pakistan.

Sheikh Saleh bin Abdul Aziz

This he said while speaking to media persons at Islamabad airport. The minister is said to be carrying a special message from Saudi King Salman bin AbdulAziz al Saudi for Pakistani government. “Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are brotherly countries who have come out to help each other in the past,” he said. 

He said the relationship between the two countries will remain strong going forward. His visit comes day after Pakistani Parliament rejected a Saudi request for military support in Yemen and called for a neutral stand. – SAMAA