World leaders pay respects on Saudi day of mourning

January 25, 2015 7:12 PM

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More foreign leaders flocked to Saudi Arabia paying their respects to King Salman on Sunday, as the normally gridlocked streets of Riyadh turned quiet during a day of mourning for his predecessor Abdullah.

The latest arrivals included Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito, Iraqi Kurdish leader Massud Barzani, Belgium's King Philippe, Libya's internationally-recognised Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani, and President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela.

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