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Leaders Council reports on Raab's Middle East mission

Dominic Raab will visit Saudi Arabia for the first time in his capacity as foreign secretary, the Leaders Council of Great Britain & Northern Ireland reports.

The Foreign Office has confirmed that Raab will look to “engage” with the country’s regime on numerous issues, including its human rights record and the ongoing conflict in Yemen.

Raab is due to meet Saudi foreign minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan, Saudi national security adviser Dr Musaad Al Aiyban, and Yemeni president Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi for talks during his two-day visit.

The full report may be read on the Leaders Council of Great Britain & Northern Ireland website here.


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March 04 2020

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