Saudi crown prince sends Eid congratulations to troops, citizens on southern border

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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited the southern border regions and met with Saudi soldiers as well as residents of the area on Tuesday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited the southern border regions and met with Saudi soldiers as well as residents of the area on Tuesday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited the southern border regions and met with Saudi soldiers as well as residents of the area on Tuesday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited the southern border regions and met with Saudi soldiers as well as residents of the area on Tuesday. (SPA)
Updated 05 June 2019

Saudi crown prince sends Eid congratulations to troops, citizens on southern border

  • Crown Prince visited southern border regions and met with Saudi soldiers as well as residents
  • He conveyed the congratulations of King Salman

RIYADH: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met Assistant Minister of Defense Mohammed Al-Ayesh, Saudi Military Chief of Staff Gen. Fayyad Al-Ruwaili, Commander of the Unified Military Command of the Gulf Cooperation Council for Arab States Lt. Gen. Eid Al-Shalawi, commanders of armed forces branches and senior officials of the Ministry of Defense who came to greet the crown prince for Eid Al-Fitr. 

Prince Khalid bin Salman, deputy minister of defense, was also present at the gathering at Al-Safa Palace in Makkah on Tuesday. During the audience, the crown prince conveyed the greetings and congratulations of King Salman, the commander-in-chief of all military forces, on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr.

Later, the crown prince visited Jazan and met top civilian and military officials stationed there. 

Upon arrival in the region, the crown prince was received by Prince Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz, deputy governor of Jazan and Prince Gen. Fahd bin Turki bin Abdul Aziz, commander of the joint forces of the Arab coalition in Yemen.

The crown prince appreciated the role of the Saudi military personnel in protecting their homeland, the holy sites and the people of the country. 

He was accompanied by Prince Abdullah bin Bandar bin Abdul Aziz, minister of national guard, and Prince Khalid bin Salman.


Saudi flying club to host international aviation event

Updated 18 February 2020

Saudi flying club to host international aviation event

MADINAH: Aviation enthusiasts are being invited to wing their way to an international flying event set to take off in Madinah.

The activities of Madinah Sport Flying Club will take center stage at the event organized by the Saudi Aviation Club in cooperation with the Madinah Development Authority.

Taking place from Feb. 20 to 22, activities will see local and international participants promoting sport flying to visitors.