Saudi Crown Prince holds talks with UK’s Archbishop of Canterbury

The crown prince vowed to promote religious freedom during his meeting with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby in Lambeth. (Supplied)

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has met with the Archbishop of Canterbury on the second day of his historic visit to the United Kingdom.

The crown prince vowed to promote religious freedom during his meeting with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby in Lambeth.

His visit to the church on Thursday comes following his historic visit and meeting with Coptic Pope Tawadros II at Cairo’s largest Coptic cathedral on Monday during the first leg of his maiden tour as Saudi Crown Prince.

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The meeting at Lambeth Palace was also attended by one of the Church of England's first senior female bishops, Christine Hardman, the bishop of Newcastle, and Nick Baines, the bishop of Leeds, according to Christian Today.

Saudi Crown Prince holds talks with UK’s Archbishop of Canterbury

Saudi Crown Prince holds talks with UK’s Archbishop of Canterbury

Saudi Crown Prince holds talks with UK’s Archbishop of Canterbury

Saudi Crown Prince holds talks with UK’s Archbishop of Canterbury

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