Prince Turki Al-Faisal, Chairman of the Board of Directors of King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, opened an exhibition in London today.
The exhibition is under the title of: (Al-Faisal) organized by the Center.
It’s on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the historic journey of the late King Faisal bin Abdulaziz, to Europe to attend signing of the Versailles Treaty.
A number of ministers and diplomats from the United Kingdom, Europe, and Arab countries attended the exhibition.
Prince Al-Faisal valued the historical, political, diplomatic, cultural and economic friendship between the Saudi and British governments and peoples.
Al-Faisal exhibition will last for three weeks, on its European tour as an appreciation of the good relations between the two countries.
“This historic visit paved the way for the first diplomatic emergence later as a statesman, who knows the world truly, as it was the best preparation for future mutual visits between him and European leaders”.The Prince said.
He added that Al-Faisal learned a lot during his visit.
Especially with regard to the importance of education and industry, he applied it in his vision to modernize the kingdom.
This contributed to making him one of the most prominent political figures, in the twentieth century, who is King Faisal.
King Faisal led the kingdom in a difficult historical stage.
His vision and tireless work for the Kingdom are still a source of inspiration for efforts to develop the country today.