King Salman chaired on Tuesday over a council of ministers session in Riyadh that discussed Saudi-Qatari relations, the Saudi Press Agency reported. 

The session discussed the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s official visit to Qatar, and the talks held with Sheikh Tamim ibn Hamad Al-Thani.

The council commended the achievements of the seventh Saudi-Qatari Coordination Council meeting, highlighting the signing of various agreements and memorandums of understanding between the two nations.

Expressions of condolences were conveyed by the council regarding the passing of the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. Additionally, the council extended congratulations to Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on assuming leadership in Kuwait.

The council also addressed the Kingdom’s active involvement in political and humanitarian initiatives to halt Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip. Their efforts aim to protect civilians and provide ongoing relief aid to those affected.