Today in History - September 23rd. 1932 - History of the National Day of Saudi Arabia

On September 23rd. 1932, the Kingdom of Hejaz and Najd were renamed as Saudi Arabia.


View at the coast of Saudi Arabia from Taba (Egypt) - Own picture taken in 2008

















Today it is the National Day of Saudi Arabia.
















Flag of Saudi Arabia - Source: Wikipedia

The country is a Unitary Islamic Absolute Monarchy.
King of Saudi Arabia was Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz till January
23rd 2015.

Now it is ruled by King Salman bin Abdulaziz
He is the most influential member of the House of Saud.




Salman bin Abdulazis with John Kerry 




















Coat of arms of the House of Saud - Source: Wikipedia