Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia is in Qatar for the opening of the FIFA World Cup

Mohammed bin Salman, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia, arrived in Qatar later on Sunday to attend the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony, according to the Saudi Press Agency.

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, extended an invitation to the Crown Prince.

Several ministries and high-ranking officials from the Kingdom were part of Mohammed bin Salam’s group, including the ministers of foreign affairs, energy, and interior, among others.

The 32 nations that have qualified to compete in the World Cup, which will begin on Sunday and last until December 18, include Saudi Arabia.