Karzai discusses bilateral ties with King Abdullah
During the meeting at Al-Safa Palace, Karzai also awarded the king with Afghanistan's top medal, saying, "I am very happy to confer on your majesty this prestigious medal."
In addition to other high-ranking Afghan and Saudi officials, Saudi Intelligence Chief and advisor to King Abduallh Prince Muqarran Bin Abdul Aziz also attended the meeting.
The meeting was also attended by Afghanistan's Foreign Minister Zalmay Rassoul and other senior officials.
Before meeting with King Abdullah, the Afghan delegation visited Mecca, where members prayed for peace and stability in Afghanistan.
President Hamid Karzai will likely return to Afghanistan with his delegation today.
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