Ministers Faisal bin Abdullah and Espen Barth Eide held discussions
Riyadh, October 30, 2023, Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah engaged in a telephonic discussion with his Norwegian counterpart, Espen Barth Eide. The conversation primarily focused on the ongoing military escalation and the impact on unarmed civilians in Gaza.
During the exchange, the Saudi minister conveyed his gratitude for Norway's affirmative vote in support of a United Nations resolution adopted on October 27, 2023. This resolution called for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in the besieged Gaza Strip.
Prince Faisal underscored the crucial role played by the international community in quelling the escalation, preventing the forced displacement of Gaza's population, and actively seeking a just and comprehensive political resolution to the Palestinian issue. Such efforts are pivotal in achieving global peace and security.