Riyadh- Chairing his first Cabinet meeting as monarch and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques today, King Salman said that Saudi Arabia’s foreign policy would remain unchanged.

“Saudi Arabia’s policies in relation to Arab Muslims and international countries will remain unchanged,” the King said, during an address to the Cabinet. “We will work hard in the service of Islam, for the betterment of our loyal and noble people and support Arab and Islamic causes,” he said.

“We’ll also work to promote international peace, security and global economic growth and pray to the Almighty to help us shoulder this responsibility and trust in a way that pleases Him,” the King said.

King Salman said, he would continue to abide by the policies set out by King Abdul Aziz and the other rulers who followed him.