15 / 01 / 2014

SAUDI-FRANCE-DIPLOMACY-HOLLANDE

French President Francois Hollande (C) visits the al-Masmak Castle in the Saudi capital Riyadh on December 30, 2013. Hollande and Saudi King Abdullah held talks on escalating tensions in the Middle East, with a focus on Lebanon and Syria, during a visit also aimed at boosting commercial ties. AFP PHOTO/KENZO TRIBOUILLARD (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)