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Saudi Arabia establishes Royal Commission for Mecca City and Holy Sites

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Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a royal order establishing a Royal Commission for Mecca City and Holy Sites, where the Commission shall have a board of directors under the chairmanship of the Vice President of the Council of Ministers and the Commission's members shall be appointed by an order issued by the President of the Council of Ministers.

Another royal order issued stipulated that the appointment of members of the Board of Directors of the Royal Commission for Mecca City and Holy Sites. The members are Governor of Makkah Region, Minister of Interior, Deputy Governor of Makkah Region, Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qassabi, Minister of Hajj and Umrah, Minister of Economy and Planning, Yasser bin Othman Al-Rumyan, Eng. Ibrahim bin Mohammed Al-Sultan and Dr. Fahd bin Abdullah Tunisi.

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