Saudi Dep. DefMin makes surpise visit to Oman

Saudi Arabia’s deputy defence minister on Monday met with Omani Defense Minister Bader bin Saud al-Busaidi during his unannounced visit to Muscat.

“Saudi Prince Khalid bin Salman, Deputy Minister of Defense, arrived at Omani capital Muscat,” Oman’s Defense Ministry said in a Twitter post.

“The meeting was held at the headquarters of the Ministry of Defense this afternoon in a formal talks between both ministers,” it added.

Oman is considered to be one of the prominent mediators on the Yemeni issue.