KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Kuala Lumpur and Riyadh are to issue soon an official statement on the status of Malaysia-Saudi Arabia bilateral relations, Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said Monday (Oct 8). Saifuddin was responding to a Malaysian Insight news portal report that the government had sought the assistance of former Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein to restore Malaysia-Saudi Arabia relations. The minister said he met Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on the sidelines of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly recently in New York. “So far, there has been no change in the (foreign relations) policy. At that meeting, we agreed to continue to work together and strengthen bilateral ties,” he said.
Source: The Star October 08, 2018 11:26 UTC