Berlin, 21 February 2020
The Saudi Arabian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prince Faisal bin Farhan al Saud, met with representatives from the German Bundestag, various ministries and experts from selected think tanks for a Background Discussion. The discussion focused on the current political situation in the Middle East and Saudi Arabia’s relationship with Iran. Participants also discussed domestic developments in Saudi Arabia with the Minister.
Körber-Stiftung regularly invites a small circle of high-ranking actors within Berlin’s foreign policy community to its Political Background Discussions. As at the Bergedorf Round Tables, the discussions take place in a confidential setting, so as to enable a frank and constructive exchange.