President Prokopis Pavlopoulos’ official visit to Saudi Arabia concluded

The official visit of the Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos in Saudi Arabia for a series of meetings with top officials including King Salman was concluded on Wednesday.

The President met with the Secretary of the Cooperation Council of the Gulf countries with whom he discussed issues concerning the relations between the Gulf countries and Europe and particularly Greece. The meeting was attended also by Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, who invited the Secretary of the Council of the Gulf countries in Rhodes, where an intercultural conference will take place.

Then he visited the National Museum of Riyadh where he was welcomed by Tourism Minister of Saudi Arabia Prince Sultan bin Salman Al Saud.

On Tuesday Pavlopoulos met with the King of Saudi Arabia Salman. The meeting took place in a very good climate, and then Pavlopoulos attended a dinner given in his honor by King Salman. He also met with the Crown Prince and Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, which controls the oil sector, with the Foreign Minister, the Minister of Investments, and Transport Minister.