WATCH: US university plays Saudi national anthem for kingdom’s students

In a thoughtful gesture on the occasion of Saudi Arabia’s 88th National Day, Cornell University in New York played Saudi Arabia’s anthem as a gift to the Saudi students on its campus.

The students who were moved by this gesture shared the moment on social media, asserting the strength of Saudi-American relations.

The Saudi students expressed their thanks to the University’s administration and their fellow students of all nationalities for sharing the national day with them.

Cornell is one of the oldest and most prestigious American universities, often ranked among the top 10 universities in the United States, and ranked among the top 20 universities in the world in various international rankings.

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