Saudi Crown Prince meets British senior defense advisor to the Middle East

Military ties and ways to enhance them between the kingdom and Great Britain were discussed. (File Photo Reuters)

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Minister of Defense and Deputy Prime Minister met in Riyadh on Wednesday with outgoing senior British military advisor to the Middle East Lt Gen Tom Beckett and his successor Ly Gen John Lorimer.

The Crown Prince welcomed Gen Lorimer and congratulated him on his new position wishing him success. He also thanked Gen Beckett for his efforts in developing defense relations between the two countries during his tenure.

During the meeting, military cooperation between the two countries were reviewed as well as ways to further develop them.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:50 - GMT 06:50