22nd January 2005 - Crown Prince opens wild life park in Rawdat Khuraim


Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and Commander of the National Guard, today opened the wild life park in Rawdat Khuraim.


Upon arrival, he was received by the Secretary General of the National Commission for the Protection of Wild Life and its Development Dr. Abdulaziz Abu-Zinadah.


Crown Prince Abdullah was accompanied by Prince Nawaf bin Abdulaziz, the Chief of General Intelligence; Prince Saud Alfaisal, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Managing Director of the commission.


Then Crown Prince Abdullah released a number of wild life animals into the park.


Speaking on the occasion, Prince Saud Alfaisal said as many as 132 species of wild plants and 42 species of animals are available in the park.


During the tour, the crown prince was accompanied by a number of princes and senior protocol officials.

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