Saudi Arab News

In last weeks televised address and statements which followed, Saudi Arabia’s government outlined their highest priorities in domestic and foreign policy. King Salman outlined that he would defend Muslims and Arabs, going even further to say that a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital is his first priority.

In his first major speech after ascending the throne, it was expected Salman would give a hint towards what his government’s rule will look like. After mentioning Palestine as his first priority, he stressed the importance of the international community abiding by current laws and blasted any attempts of foreign intervention in Saudi Arabia’s internal affairs. He then expressed his desire for security and stability in the world, committing himself thereafter to resolving differences through diplomacy and not violence. Source: