Japan PM Abe Meets New Sultan in Oman

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Oman and met the newly appointed Sultan Haitham bin Tariq al-Said as part of a Middle East visit, Tuesday, January 14.

READ MORE: World leaders traveled Sunday to Oman to meet the country's new sultan, named just a day earlier after the death of the nation's longtime ruler Sultan Qaboos bin Said.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Prince Charles were among those who arrived in Muscat to meet Oman's new ruler, Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al Said.

Other leaders included Kuwait's ruling emir, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, as well as Qatar's ruling emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the president of Yemen's internationally recognized government, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, also visited.

LINK: https://www.voanews.com/middle-east/world-leaders-travel-oman-meet-its-n...

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