Britain commends Saudi Efforts to Limit Coronavirus’ Global Impact

Britain commends Saudi Efforts to Limit Coronavirus' Global Impact

Britain’s Prince Charles hailed Saudi Arabia’s efforts in tackling the global impact of the COVID-19 disease. This was after King Salman chaired an extraordinary G20 virtual summit last week.

King Salman bin Abdulaziz, made on Thursday a telephone call to Prince Charles, who has recently recovered after testing positive for the coronavirus, the SPA reported.

During their phone conversation, they affirmed relations of friendship between Saudi Arabia and Britain, SPA said.

Prince Charles thanked King Salman for inquiring about his health. He also lauded the Kingdom for helping repatriate British tourists and pilgrims who were in Saudi Arabia. This was before the suspension of flight as part of measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak, SPA said.

Prince Charles also hailed Saudi Arabia’s efforts in limiting the global impact of the pandemic after King Salman chaired the G20 summit held through a video conference last Thursday, the news agency added.