Saudi Arabia calls on the international community to take a firm...

Saudi Arabia calls on the international community to take a firm...
Saudi Arabia calls on the international community to take a firm...

The Saudi Council of Ministers held its session today – via video call – chaired by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Prime Minister, and at the beginning of the session, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Prime Minister, expressed his sincere condolences and sincere sympathy to the noble Al Sabah family, and to the people The brother Kuwaiti, and the Arab and Islamic nations on the death of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah – may God have mercy on him – asking God Almighty to inspire the generous family and the brother Kuwaiti people patience and solace in this great tragedy, and to perpetuate security, stability, prosperity and prosperity for the State of Kuwait and its brotherly people, Expressing his congratulations to Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on assuming the reins of power in the State of Kuwait, asking God to help him and appoint him to serve Kuwait and its people.

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques also expressed his thanks and appreciation to their Majesties and Excellencies, and to the leaders and officials of brotherly and friendly countries who expressed their congratulations on the (ninetieth) National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and to the citizens for their feelings expressed on this occasion, and the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques briefed the Council on the content of the phone call with The Prime Minister of the Republic of India, Narendra Modi, during which he reviewed the close historical bilateral relations between the two friendly countries, and discussed common opportunities for their development.

Subsequently, the Council of Ministers commended the contents of the Kingdom’s speech delivered by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to the work of the seventy-fifth session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, and the emphasis it contained on the Kingdom’s continuation as head of the Group of Twenty to push the international response efforts to deal with The Corona pandemic, addressing its humanitarian and economic impacts, and consolidating the Kingdom’s approach in its regional and international surroundings and its policy that is based on respect for international laws and norms, and a continuous endeavor to achieve security, stability and prosperity as a strategic option, and a call for coexistence, peace and moderation, and solidarity between the countries of the world and their peoples in the face of common exceptional humanitarian challenges Facing the world, supporting political solutions to conflicts, and combating extremism in all its forms and manifestations.

In his statement to the Saudi Press Agency, Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi, the Minister of Information, stated that the Council of Ministers welcomed the Kingdom’s announcement that the G20 leaders’ summit for the year 2020 AD chaired by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques – may God protect him – is hypothetically at its scheduled date on November 21 and 22. Next, in light of the global conditions related to the emerging Corona virus (Covid-19), we appreciated the international efforts led by the G20 countries, which resulted in obtaining commitments of more than 21 billion US dollars to support the production, distribution and availability of diagnostic and therapeutic tools and vaccines, and pumping more than 11 $ 1 trillion to protect the global economy and provide more than $ 14 billion for debt relief in less developed countries to finance their health systems and social programs..

The Council of Ministers reviewed the developments of the Corona pandemic at the local and international levels, and the efforts made by the concerned authorities with the producers of anti-virus vaccines, so that the Kingdom would be at the forefront of countries keen and accelerate to provide an effective and safe vaccine and contribute to it if it is approved, and what the statistics of cases recorded in the Kingdom have shown of positive trends in Curves and indicators of the virus, with the decline in the number of infections and their decline in all cities, with the Kingdom registering – by the grace of God – the highest ranks among the countries of the world in health safety, qualitative research, health indicators, and laboratory testing policies in the face of the pandemic.

He indicated that the Council followed the preparations and operational plans of the concerned authorities to provide the highest health standards and the most accurate precautionary measures, with the imminent start of the gradual return stages for performing Umrah, entering the Grand Mosque and visiting the honorable kindergarten in the Prophet’s Mosque, according to specific arrangements and multiple stages subject to continuous evaluation according to the developments of the pandemic. Stressing the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques – may God support him – to enable the guests of the Most Gracious from inside and outside the Kingdom, to perform the ritual in a safe and healthy manner, in a way that fulfills the requirements of prevention and spatial separation necessary to ensure human safety and protection, and to achieve the objectives of Islamic law in preserving the human soul.

The Council of Ministers appreciated the relentless efforts undertaken by the Presidency of State Security and its employees in following up and tracking down the criminal elements that pose a threat to the country’s security, capabilities, and social peace, referring in this regard to the overthrow of a terrorist cell whose elements received military and field training at sites in the Revolutionary Guard in Iran, including Methods and methods of making explosives, and seizing a quantity of hidden weapons and explosives, assessing their standing and confronting criminal plans, and for everyone who is begging for himself to prejudice the security and stability of the Kingdom and the safety of its citizens and residents on its lands.

Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi stated that the Council touched on a number of issues about the latest developments and developments, on the regional and international arenas, reiterating the Kingdom’s affirmation during the General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency that the international community should take a firm stance towards Iran and seriously deal with its violations related to its nuclear program. As well as the Kingdom’s support for the positive initiatives calling for the creation of geographical areas free of nuclear weapons, and work with the international community to make the Middle East a zone free of these weapons..

The Council of Ministers addressed what was issued by the emergency meeting of the Council of Arab Ministers responsible for environmental affairs that the Kingdom called for, demanding urgent measures to avoid a potential environmental catastrophe due to the failure to maintain the oil tanker (Safer) anchored off the Ras Issa oil port in the Red Sea five years ago. And call on all Arab, regional and international countries to cooperate and take the necessary steps leading to addressing the situation, which poses a serious threat to all countries bordering the Red Sea, especially the Kingdom and Yemen..

The Council referred to the concern and interest expressed by the Kingdom in the developments of the situation between Armenia and Azerbaijan, again urging the parties to cease fire and resolve the conflict by peaceful means in accordance with the relevant Security Council resolutions..

The Council of Ministers reviewed the topics on its agenda, including topics that the Shura Council participated in studying, and it was also informed of the findings of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs, the Council of Political and Security Affairs, the General Committee of the Council of Ministers, and the Council of Experts in the Council of Ministers about it, The council concluded the following :

First:

Authorizing the Minister of Interior – or his representative – to negotiate with the Argentine side regarding a draft security cooperation agreement between the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the government of the Argentine Republic, and a draft cooperation agreement between the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the government of the Argentine Republic in the field of combating the illicit trade in narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and precursor chemicals And smuggling them, signing them, and then lifting the final two signed copies, to complete the legal procedures.

Secondly:

Authorizing His Royal Highness the Minister of Interior – or his representative – to negotiate with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime at the United Nations Organization regarding a draft memorandum of understanding for technical cooperation in the field of combating crime and achieving criminal justice between the Ministry of Interior in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime In the United Nations, signing it, and then uploading the final signed copy, to complete the legal procedures.

Third:

Authorizing His Highness the Minister of Foreign Affairs – or his representative – to negotiate with the Mozambican side regarding a draft memorandum of understanding regarding political consultations between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Mozambique, and to sign it, and then submit the final signed copy, to complete the legal procedures.

Fourthly:

Amending Article (fourteen) of the Anti-Bribery Law issued by Royal Decree No. (M / 36) dated 12/29/1412 AH, to read as follows: “The Minister of Interior issues – based on the recommendation of a committee consisting of (the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Human Resources and Development) Social Affairs and the Control and Anti-Corruption Commission) – A decision to review ancillary penalties after five years have passed from the date on which the original punishment was completed, and the Minister of Interior shall approve the mechanism and rules for the committee’s work “.

Fifthly:

Approval of the start of the automated system for listing home ownership.

Sixthly:

Renewal of the following memberships on the Board of Directors of the General Organization for Social Security:

Dr. Abdullah bin Nasser Abu Nassin, representative of the Ministry of Human Resources

And social development

Professor / Abdulrahman bin Abdullah Al-Aiban, representative of the Ministry of Health

Mr. Talaat bin Zaki Hafez, representing the participants

Mr. Salman bin Faris Al-Faris, representing the participants

Engineer / Tariq bin Othman Al-Qasabi, a representative of the employers

And the appointment of the following, their names, members of the Foundation’s Board of Directors:

Mr. Thalib bin Ali Al-Shamrani, representative of the Ministry of Finance

Professor / Engy bint Ahmed Al-Ghazzawi, representing the participants

Mr. Muhammad bin Yusuf Naghi, a representative of the employers

Mr. Abdul Mohsen bin Abdul Latif Al-Issa, a representative of the employers

Seventh:

The National Development Fund – in order to achieve its goals and the goals of its development funds and banks – may establish companies or establishments with special purposes or other legal entities – inside and outside the Kingdom – or contribute to them alone, or with the participation of others from the public or private sectors, and invest inside Kingdom and abroad, and owns and disposes of the assets.

Eighth:

Approval of promotions to the fourteenth rank, and the position of Minister Plenipotentiary, as follows :

Dr. Ziyad bin Abdullah bin Muhammad Al-Sudairy is promoted to the position of (Assistant Undersecretary for Security Affairs) at the 14th rank at the Ministry of Interior.

Zaid bin Saad bin Zaid Al-Quhaiz is promoted to a position (security advisor) at the fourteenth rank at the Ministry of Interior.

Promote the following to the position of Minister Plenipotentiary, and they are: :

Abdulrahman bin Arkan bin Ibrahim Al-Dawood.

Nasser bin Awad bin Safar Al Ghanoum.

Issa bin Idan bin Idan Al-Omari.

Khalid bin Ali bin Muhammad Al-Shamrani.

Ghazi bin Rafi ‘bin Faris Al-Anzi.

Nasser bin Abdullah bin Salem Al-Buqami is promoted to the position of Director General of Companies (14th rank) at the Ministry of Commerce.

Engineer Osama bin Jumaa bin Ahmed Al-Hamidi is promoted to the position of (Architectural Consultant Engineer) at the fourteenth rank in the Municipality of Medina..

The Council of Ministers also reviewed a number of general topics on its agenda, including annual reports of the Ministry of Housing, the Electricity and Co-Production Regulatory Authority, and the King Khalid Eye Specialist Hospital, and the Council has taken the necessary actions regarding these issues.

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