Muscat: On the advent of the Holy Month of Ramadan, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has exchanged cables of greetings with leaders of the Arab and Islamic countries.
In his cables, His Majesty the Sultan has expressed his sincere greetings along with his best wishes of good health, happiness and long life to the leaders and the people of their countries further progress and welfare. His Majesty prayed to Allah the Almighty to bestow His blessings and bounties on all Muslims and endow them with good faith, security, peace and stability to prevail over all Muslim countries.
The leaders expressed their warm greetings along with their best wishes to His Majesty the Sultan, praying to Allah the Almighty to protect His Majesty and grant him good health, happiness and a long life to achieve aspirations of further progress and prosperity for the Omani people. They prayed to Allah for the return of this occasion on His Majesty, the Omani people, the Arab world and Islamic nations with bounties and blessings.
His Majesty the Sultan exchanged greetings cables with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, His Majesty King Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa of Bahrain, His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of Qatar, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jabir Al Sabah, Emir of Kuwait, King Abdullah II of Jordan, King Mohammed VI of Morocco, President Al Baji Qaed Al Sibsi of Tunisia, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of Algeria, President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti, Field Marshal Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir, President of Sudan, President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud of Somalia, President Dr. Fuad Masum of Iraq, President Mahmoud Abbas of the State of Palestine, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organisation, President Othman Ghazali of Comoros, Fayez Al Sarraj, Chairman of the Presidential Council of the Libyan Government of National Accord, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt, President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz of Mauritania, Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei Darussalam, King Almu'tasimu Billahi Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah of Malaysia, President Ilham Heydar Aliyev of Azerbaijan, President Dr. Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan, President Joko Widodo of Indonesia, President Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan, President Dr. Hassan Rouhani of Iran, President Mamnoon Hussain of Pakistan, President Mohammad Abdul Hamid of Bangladesh, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov of Turkmenistan, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, President Idriss Deby of Chad, President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon, President Dr. Yahya Jammeh of Gambia, President Macky Sall of Senegal, President Emomali Rahmon of Tajikistan, President Almazbek Atambayev of the Kyrgyz Republic, President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan, President Abdulla Yameen of Maldives, President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger, President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali.