HM condolences to Mauritania president

MUSCAT: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos has sent a cable of condolences to President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz of Mauritania on the death of former Mauritanian president Ely Ould Mohamed Vall. In his cable, His Majesty expressed his sincere condolences and sympathy to President Abdel Aziz and the brotherly people of Mauritania, praying to the Almighty Allah to rest the deceased’s soul in peace and grant his family patience. His Majesty has received a cable of thanks from King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud of Saudi Arabia in reply to His Majesty’s condolences cable to him on the death of Prince Saad bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz al Saud.