King Salman asserts Kingdom’s pride in serving pilgrims, fighting terror

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz delivering his speech to heads of Hajj delegations. (SPA)

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz stressed on Wednesday that the Kingdom was honored to serve the pilgrims and will continue to facilitate their Hajj performance duties while in Mecca.

King Salman said during his meeting with heads of Hajj delegations that the Kingdom “affirms its firm stance to fight terrorism and extremism, eradicate their forms and manifestations, adhere to the noble message of Islam and ensure security and stability in the region and the whole world.”

The king then added: “I ask Allah Almighty to accept the pilgrims' Hajj. Many happy returns. May Allah's peace, mercy and blessings be upon you.”

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:52 - GMT 06:52