RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday received cables from leaders of Islamic countries, extending greetings on the eve of Eid Al-Fitr.

The king and crown prince sent reply cables to the leaders, thanking them for their well wishes and called for lasting security and stability and more progress and prosperity for the Islamic nation.

Eid Al-Fitr is the small eid marked by Muslims following the end of the fasting holy month of Ramadan.

The king and crown prince also received similar greetings from various Saudi officials on the advent of Eid Al-Fitr.