Monday, 16 September 2019 08:36 GMT

Sudan's al-Bashir arrives in Riyadh

(MENAFN - The Journal Of Turkish Weekly) Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Wednesday arrived in Saudi capital Riyadh for an unannounced visit to the oil-rich Gulf kingdom.

It is al-Bashir's second visit to Saudi Arabia within two months.

Riyadh Emir Sheikh Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz received the Sudanese president at the airport, according to Saudi's official news agency.

The agency did not, however, provide details on al-Bashir's visit, his first since winning Sudan's April presidential election.

Al-Bashir last visited Saudi Arabia on March 25, during which he held talks with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz.

Sudan's al-Bashir arrives in Riyadh

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