Adel Al-Jubeir, Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, spoke with members of the German Bundestag as well as representatives of the several ministries and selected think tanks about the current challenges for Saudi Arabia’s foreign policy. The discussion focused mainly on the conflicts in Syria, Yemen and Iraq as well as the current tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Furthermore, the Foreign Minister explained the background and objectives of the recently launched “Vision 2030”.
Körber Foundation regularly invites a small circle of high-ranking actors within Berlin’s foreign policy community to its Political Background Discussions. As in the Bergedorf Round Tables, the discussions take place shielded from the public, so as to enable a confidential, frank, and constructive exchange.