Monday, July 4

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Advisor at the Royal Court Arrives in Djibouti

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Djibouti-- Advisor at the Royal Court Ahmed Qattan arrived today in Djibouti for an official visit, during which he will visit the Intergovernmental Authority on Development "IGAD".At Djibouti International Airport, Qattan and the accompanying delegation were received by senior IGAD officials.The Royal Court Advisor said that his visit aims to boost the Kingdom's relations with the African countries.Source: Saudi Press Agency
Lebanon questions Ghosn following Interpol notice

Lebanon questions Ghosn following Interpol notice

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Published by Al-ArabyLebanon has questioned ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn after receiving an Interpol red notice for his arrest but did not take new legal measures against him, a court official said Monday. "Judge Imad Qabalan interrogated Ghosn in the presence of his legal representative over the contents of the red notice," the official said on condition of anonymity as he is not authorised to speak on the issue. The questions centred on allegations including "money laundering, misuse of power, squandering company money" and others, the official said, adding that Ghosn was later released. Earlier in May, Lebanon r... (more…)
Lebanon gets Interpol notice for Ghosn arrest

Lebanon gets Interpol notice for Ghosn arrest

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Published by Al-ArabyLebanon has received an Interpol red notice for the arrest of ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn at France's request, but it is unlikely to extradite him, a court official said Thursday. "Prosecutor Ghassan Oueidat has received from Interpol a red notice... against Ghosn based on an international arrest warrant issued by France" last month, the official told AFP. The prosecutor "will set, within the coming days, and perhaps early next week, a date to summon and question Ghosn," said the official who spoke on condition of anonymity. Interpol notices, which are not international arrest warrants, ask au... (more…)

GDNC Director General, Romanian Police General Inspector Discuss Means to Enhance Cooperation in Combating Cross-border Narcotics Crimes

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Riyadh-- Director General of the General Directorate of Narcotics Control (GDNC) Major General Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Qarni has received General Inspector of Romanian Police Benone-Marian Matei during his official visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.Major General Al-Qarni and General Matei discussed means to enhance cooperation in the field of combating cross-border narcotics crimes and reviewed mechanisms to exchange training, operational and technical expertise between the two apparatuses.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Minister of Human Resources Heads Saudi Delegation to ARADO Meetings in Cairo

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Cairo-- Minister of Human Resources and Social Development, Eng. Ahmed bin Sulaiman Al-Rajhi, headed the Kingdom’s delegation to the Arab Administrative Development Organization (ARADO) meetings, held from 16-19 May 2022 at the organization’s headquarters in Cairo.Eng. Al-Rajhi chaired the 113th session of the Executive Council’s meeting, where he delivered the opening speech in which he offered his condolences to the United Arab Emirates, on the death of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, former President of the United Arab Emirates. He also congratulated the UAE for electing Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed as president.During his speech, Eng. Al-Rajhi touched on the challenges faced by the organization to confront the (Covid-19) pandemic, which prompted ARADO to transform and adapt qu...

Saudi Deputy Minister of Defense Meets with US Secretary of Defense in Washington

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Washington-- Currently on a visit to the United States of America, Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia met here today with US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin.During the meeting, they discussed the strategic relations between the two friendly countries, in addition to reviewing the Saudi-US partnership and aspects of strategic cooperation in the existing and future defense and military fields.Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz expressed the Kingdom's appreciation for the close cooperation between the two countries' defense ministries, and for the efforts of US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin to promote them to broader horizons in a way that achieves the two countries' common interests and enhances security and peace at the r...