Prince Saud Al-Faisal, Minister of Foreign Affairs, arrived here today on a three-day visit to Egypt.

During the visit, Prince Saud will lead the Kingdom's delegation to the meetings of the Arab League Council to be held tomorrow at level of the Arab foreign ministers.

In addition, the Minister of Foreign Affairs will receive on Monday a honorary doctorate in the field humanitarian sciences awarded from Al-Azhar to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for his efforts in serving Islamic and Arab issues. Prince Saud will also open the new premises of the Saudi embassy.

At Cairo International Airport, the Minister of Foreign Affairs was received by Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Qattan, Saudi Ambassador to Egypt and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Permanent Representative to the Arab League.​