Saudi Arabia's King Salman CC Via Wikimedia
CAIRO – 23 September 2017: Egypt's Mufti Dr Shawqi Allam has congratulated Saudi King Salman bin Abdel Aziz on the Kingdom's 87th National Day.
In a statement Saturday, Allam hailed as "deep" relations between the Egyptian and Saudi peoples.
Cairo and Riyadh are coordinating efforts to uproot terrorism, Allam said.
He greatly appreciated efforts exerted by Saudi Arabia to serve pilgrims visiting the holy lands every year.