According to a statement published after a cabinet session, Saudi Arabia’s Council of Ministers has stressed the Kingdom’s position towards the Palestinian question as a fundamental Arab issue, and it also reiterated that this case is still a top foreign policy concern for the government.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman directed the cabinet session on Tuesday, while the Kingdom’s ministers discussed many matters, including the latest efforts toward the global coronavirus pandemic.
In an official statement on the Saudi Press Agency: His Excellency Dr. Majid al-Qasabi stated the Kingdom’s commitment to support the strategic choice for peace and adhere to the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative in accordance with international resolutions and laws.
The council’s statements also related: And on the occasion of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, the importance of the Israeli occupation ceases to build settlements on Palestinian lands, which constitutes a flagrant violation of international law, and an obstacle to the achievement of permanent and comprehensive peace.
Otheriwse, and according to statements made by Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan, Saudi Arabia reported late last week that it still open to completely normalize relations with Israel with the condition of Palestinian statehood.