Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has met with French Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Barley in Jeddah.
During the meeting, the two sides reviewed areas of bilateral cooperation, especially in the field of defense and opportunities for development, as well as regional developments and efforts exerted toward them.
سمو #ولي_العهد يجتمع مع وزيرة القوات المسلحة الفرنسية ويستعرضان التعاون الثنائي في الشأن الدفاعي وفرص تطويره، ومستجدات الأحداث الاقليمية، ويوقعان على اتفاقية تختص بحماية المعلومات المصنفة والمحمية. pic.twitter.com/ebSY2ZU12b— بدر العساكر Bader Al Asaker (@Badermasaker) July 8, 2018
Following the meeting, the crown prince and French minister signed an agreement between the two countries concerning protected and classified information.
The meeting was attended by Saudi Deputy Minister of Defense Mohammad Bin Abdullah Al-Aish, Saudi military Chief of Staff Gen. Fayyad bin Hamed Al-Ruwaili, Director General of Saudi Defense Minister’s Office Dr. Hisham Al As-Sheikh, Military Adviser to the Defense Minister Maj. Gen. Eng. Talal Al-Otaibi, and the Saudi military attaché to France and Switzerland Brigadier Walid Saif.