The French presidency announced that President Emmanuel Macron will receive Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the Elysee Palace today.
The Crown Prince had gone to France, the second and final leg of his European tour, during which he will discuss relations between the two countries and ways to enhance them in various fields.
He will also discuss issues of common interest with the French leadership.
The Saudi crown prince’s visit follows Macron’s visit to Jeddah last December.
strength of relations between the two countries
The Saudi Crown Prince left Greece on Wednesday after a two-day visit during which many memoranda of understanding for military and commercial cooperation were signed between the two nations.
Before leaving, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman stated that his trip to Greece was a chance to highlight the close ties between the two nations.
Along with a memorandum of understanding for scientific and technical cooperation, the signings also included an agreement for understanding and cooperation in the sphere of health.
These formal travels to Greece and France are taking place as a result of King Salman bin’s instructions and his desire to improve communication and ties between the Kingdom and friendly and allying nations in all spheres.