Crown Prince Sultan discusses with Yemeni premier cooperation between two countries

Prince Sultan appreciates efforts of King Saud University president to develop its utilities

Prince Khalid bin Sultan honors martyrs of duty

Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General, received a telephone call on Tuesday from Yemeni Prime Minister Dr Ali Mohammed Mujawar.

During the call, they discussed cooperation between the two countries in all fields and ways of their enhancement in the service of the common interests of the two countries and their peoples.

The Crown Prince stressed the Kingdom's keenness on supporting the progress and development in Yemen, and he sent his greetings to the President of the Republic of Yemen Ali Abdullah Saleh and wished him good health and happiness and steady progress and development for brotherly relations between the two countries.

On his part, the Yemeni Prime Minister commended the continuing development of relations between the two neighboring countries at all levels and he sent the greetings of Yemen's President to the Crown Prince and wished constant good health and prosperity for him and further progress and prosperity for the Saudi people.

He expressed his thanks and gratitude to the Crown Prince for his approval on financing the execution of a pipeline to carry water from a water desalination station within the framework of efforts being exerted to solve the water crisis, especially in Taiz province, and to ensure new sources of water for citizens.

On the other hand, Crown Prince Sultan sent a cable of thanks and appreciation to the President of King Saud University (KSU) Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulrahman al-Othman over his efforts to develop the university and attain its objectives.

Meanwhile, Prince Khalid bin Sultan, Assistant Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General for Military Affairs, patronized the closing drill of a mutual Saudi-American exercise under the title 'Enthusiast Leader 2010' that took place at the West Northern Region.

At the venue, Prince Khalid was received by the Commander of Land Forces Lt. General Abdulrahman Al-Marshad; US Lt. General Wester, West Northern Commanding Officer, Maj. General Abdullah Salih Al-Umari and Head of American Training Mission Van Bicycle.

He was briefed by the Commanding Officer on the major aspects of the exercise.

Escorted by senior officers, Prince Khalid toured the units.