Saudi Arabia, Senegal ink MoU on political consultations

Saudi Arabia and Senegal signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on political consultations as both countries aim at strengthening bilateral relations.
The signing took place in the capital Dakar of the West African country between Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan and his host Aissata Tall Sall.
Both top diplomats also discussed ways to increase cooperation between the two countries especially in combating terrorism. Prince Faisal, Arab News reports, he looks forward to holding the joint Saudi-Senegalese committee and signing a direct investment agreement between the two countries, which will contribute to strengthening bilateral relations.
The visit of the Saudi Prince follows that of Senegalese President Macky Sall to the Kingdom in April, during which he held a meeting with Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman.
The West African country is currently assuming the presidency of the African Union.

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