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Omani journalist takes selfies with world leaders

The Omani journalist was attending the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh when he took a selfie with Shaikh Mohammad, King Salman and President Trump

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Omani journalist Hammoud Al Touqi's selfies with world leaders have been spreading across social media.

Dubai: An Omani journalist covering the Arab Islamic American Summit in Saudi Arabia turned the political event into a photo opp with some of the most influential governmental leaders in the world.

Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Hammoud Al Touqi was covering the first international summit in Riyadh on May 21, when he took advantage of the situation to pose with a number of leaders, including His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, and US President Donald Trump. 

The Custodian of The Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia.

A selfie with US President Donald Trump.


Al Touqi with Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sisi.

And who could resist taking a selfie with the US First Lady Melania Trump?

The selfies have been circulating rapidly on social media over the last two days, as residents in the Gulf applauded his efforts in capturing the star-studded moments on camera. 

A montage of Omani journalist Al Touqi with selfies of world leaders, including Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.