Scouting in Focus When The King Visited Saudiarabia
H.M. the King with boyscouts. Foto: Fahad Sadeed/Reuters
As Honorary President of the World Scout Foundation, King Carl XVI Gustaf visited Saudiarabia February 20 to 24 to meet with representatives of the scout movement from the region. The King visited a scout camp in the desert outside Riyadh where scouts from Saudiarabia and other countries had a three-day traditional winter-camp. The King also opened the photo exhibition "Gifts for Peace" together with His Royal Highness Prince Salman at the King Fahd Cultural Centre in Riyadh.