Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Premier, Advisor to and Special Envoy of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, received at his office at Al-Salam palace in Jeddah today the ambassador of Algeria to the Kingdom Abdulwahab Darbal who delivered a message from Algeria's President Abdulaziz Bouteflika.

At the outset of the audience, the ambassador conveyed to the deputy crown prince the congratulations of President Bouteflika on the royal confidence bestowed on Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz by choosing him as deputy crown prince. For his part, the prince sent his greetings and appreciation to the President.

During the meeting, issues of mutual concern were discussed.​​