Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, received letters from Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi separately, which stressed the development of bilateral relations, Saudi state media reported on Thursday, Anadolu Agency reports.
According to the Saudi Press Agency, the letters were handed to Saudi Deputy Foreign Minister, Waleed Al-Khuraiji, during his meeting with Iranian Ambassador to Riyadh, Alireza Enayat.
The report said that their meeting addressed the
means to enhance them (bilateral ties) in a way that serves joint interests
The letter is the last in a series of such acts in their rapprochement steps which was crowned by exchanging ambassadors early this month.
They started fence-mending talks in April 2021, with the mediation of Iraq and Oman and the marathon talks resulted in a breakthrough in the Chinese capital, Beijing, in March this year.