Afghan acting Defense Minister meets Saudi Crown Prince at Hajj

KABUL (Khaama Pres): Afghanistan acting Minster of Defense met with Saudi Arabia’s Crown prince during a banquet for officials and foreign guests participating in this year’s Hajj.

The meeting between Mohammad Yaqub Mujahid and Mohammad bin Salman reportedly took place on Thursday, according to a tweet from Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid.

According to Mujahid, Mohammad bin Salman also entertained the presidents of Pakistan, Senegal, Bangladesh, and the King of Malaysia, among other high-ranking international dignitaries.