The Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in The Netherlands celebrates the 92nd National Day
By Roy Lie Atjam
His Excellency Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Netherland, H.E. Mr. Ziad M.D Al-Atiyah hosted a reception in The Hague on September 22, on the occasion of the 92nd National day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
His Excellency received Scores of Dutch officials, Ambassadors, Secretary Generals of International Organizations in The Hague, friends and acquaintances of Saudi Arabia, who all wished the Kingdom and the Saudi people prosperity and ample success on this glorious occasion.
In his welcome speech, His Excellency extend his sincere congratulations on this occasion to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz, and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
His Excellency also highlighted that this year coincides with another important occasion, the 150th anniversary of Saudi-Dutch relations since the establishment of the first Dutch consulate in Jeddah in 1872, a milestone reflecting an old friendship that is always renewed with prosperity and dialogue.
His Excellency then invited guests to take part of a historical journey in which a short movie highlighting historical and contemporary aspects of the Saudi-Dutch relations was projected. After that, guests were invited to enjoy an exquisite buffet of Saudi delicacies.