S‎audi crown prince visits kingdom’s grand mufti

Grand Mufti Abdulaziz bin Abdullah al-sheikh (pictured) was visited by the Saudi crown prince. (File photo: AFP)

Saudi Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, deputy premier and minister of defense, visited the kingdom’s Grand Mufti Abdulaziz bin Abdullah al-sheikh at his home in Riyadh Wednesday evening, local media reported.

In a related story, the grand mufti condemned on Wednesday the bloody attack which targeted a school in Peshawar, northwest Pakistan, killing more than 120 people including students.

He stressed “the sanctity of blood and money of Muslims, confirming that all religions prohibit murder unjustly and prevent it.”

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:43 - GMT 06:43