Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf received here yesterday Japanese Foreign Minister, Taro Kono.

During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations between the two friendly countries and ways to strengthen them in many fields.

The meeting was attended by Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Political and Economic Affairs Ambassador Dr. Adel bin Siraj Mirdad, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Public Diplomatic Affairs Ambassador Dr. Saud Kateb and Saudi Ambassador to Japan Naif Al-Fahadi.