Press release

President Faure sends message to Saudi Arabia condemning attacks on Saudi oil facilities.

October 22, 2019

President Faure has sent a message to H.M. King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Ruler of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, condemning the September attacks on the Saudi oil facilities.

President Faure went on to express: “Seychelles calls upon all parties to exercise reason and maximum restraints, prevent any escalation and heightened tensions and to comply at all times with International Humanitarian Law.”

“Seychelles further calls for trust, dialogue and mutual respect amongst all the countries of the region to ensure that peace reigns” added President Faure.

Seychelles and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia established diplomatic relations in September 2000.