Saudi Arabia

His Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud

Statement Summary

FAISAL BIN FARHAN AL-SAUD, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia, noting that his country was among the Organization’s founding nations, said that Saudi Arabia has spared no effort to extend a helping hand to devastated countries or to ward off evil and restore peace in the Middle East.  He underscored Saudi Arabia’s constructive participation in United Nations initiatives, including the Sustainable Development Goals and combating terrorism, and its efforts at the helm of the Group of 20 this year.  “My country’s message is peace,” he said, noting that the Palestinian people are still languishing under the yoke of occupation while Muslims in Myanmar are confronting ethnic cleansing.