HH the Amir attends 42nd GCC Summit in Riyadh

HH the Amir attends 42nd GCC Summit in Riyadh

By QLNews

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani yesterday chaired Qatar’s delegation at the 42nd session of the Supreme Council of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC), held at the Diriyah Palace in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Several of Their Excellencies members of the official delegation accompanying HH the Amir, a number of Their Royal Highnesses princes, and Their Excellencies members of the accompanying official delegations participated in the Summit.

HE GCC Secretary-General Dr. Nayef bin Falah Al Hajraf also joined the sessions.

The GCC leaders affirmed the importance of continuing to implement the vision of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and advancing regional economic unity, defense and security.

They also affirmed the importance of coordinating positions to enhance solidarity and stability of the GCC countries, preserve their interests, avoid regional and international conflicts, meet the aspirations of the GCC citizens and enhance the GCC regional and international role, through political partnerships at the regional and international levels.

This came in the final communique of the 'Riyadh Declaration' issued by the meeting of the 42nd Session of the GCC Supreme Council yesterday.

The statement, which was read by GCC Secretary-General Nayef bin Falah Al Hajraf, stipulated the agreement among GCC states on principles and policies to develop strategic cooperation as well as economic and development integration to achieve the aspirations of GCC citizens.

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