Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal bin
Farhan and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken discussed recent
developments in a phone call, the Kingdom’s foreign ministry said
in a statement, Trend reports citing Al
“During the call, they reviewed aspects of relations between the
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United States of America and ways
to strengthen and develop them in all areas of cooperation,” the
statement shared by the foreign ministry on Twitter said.
“They also discussed regional and international developments and
issues of common interest.”
For his part, Blinken said in a tweet that he spoke with Prince
Faisal “to welcome Saudi support for extending the UN truce to
bring relief to millions of Yemenis.”
He added that they also discussed ways in which they can
“strengthen” their bilateral relationship, building on President
Joe Biden’s trip to Jeddah in July.