Published: 12 November 2017
2. On 12 November 2017, Minister Shanmugam met with Saudi Interior Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif. During their meeting, both Ministers reaffirmed the warm and close relations between Singapore and Saudi Arabia. They had a good exchange of views on bilateral security cooperation as well as the global terrorism threat. They agreed that countries needed to work closely together to defeat terrorism, and directed their respective security agencies to work closely to combat terrorism.