The Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr Nayef Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf, stressed the importance of the strategic relationship between the GCC and the US, towards enhancing security and stability in the region.
This came during a meeting with a delegation from the US Middle East Institute headed by Paul Selim at the headquarters of the General Secretariat in Riyadh.
During the meeting, Al-Hajraf reviewed the progress of the GCC over the past 40 years, its achievements, and the strengthening of its positive role as a pillar of security and stability in the region.
He also reviewed the goals and priorities of the fifth decade of the GCC, stressing the preservation of the gains and the promotion of economic integration in light of the outcomes of the Sultan Qaboos and Sheikh Sabah Summit, which was hosted by Al-Ula Governorate in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on January 5, 2021.
The Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council stressed the importance of enhancing security and stability in the region and supporting all efforts aimed at ending conflicts.
He called on Iran to stop its destabilizing behavior in the region, its interference in the internal affairs of countries and support to terrorist groups, whether in Yemen, Syria, Iraq or Lebanon.
He also demanded that the Vienna talks address Iran’s behavior and its nuclear program.