RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has arrived in Greece on an official visit, Saudi Press Agency reported on Tuesday.

He was received on arrival in Athens by Greece’s Deputy Prime Minister Panagiotis Pikrammenos.

The crown prince is visiting Greece and France and will discuss bilateral relations and ways to enhance them in various fields with the leaders of both countries. He will also discuss issues of common interest.

The visits come in response to invitations extended to Prince Mohammed and on the directives of King Salman who is keen to communicate with and strengthen relations between the Kingdom and friendly countries in all fields.