Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received a valuable gift from Pakistani deputies during his recent visit to Pakistan, international media reported. The gift is a gold plated pistol. What is the financial value of this gun?
The exchange of luxury gifts is common during the official visits of politicians on their visits abroad, and seems to be the purpose of winning the guest or host. Each side often takes into account the other’s favorite things to make the gift suitable for its taste.
But gifts exchanged by politicians sometimes create the event because of its type or overstatement or the message to be passed through the type of gift.
The occasion was the gift received by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during his recent visit to Pakistan, where a delegation of Pakistani senators delivered a gold-plated pistol designed by a German company produced abroad with a license from the parent company.
The American channel “CNN” on its Twitter site a tweet bearing the image of the pistol received by the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Crown Prince received a gold-plated pistol as a gift in Pakistan.
The cost of this type of weapon usually and without gold to about 2000 euros, quoting the news site “Spiegel Online”. In addition to the cultured pistol, the Saudi Crown Prince received a picture of his personal portrait.
The Crown Prince has been on a tour of Asia for a few days, beginning with a visit to Pakistan before he travels to India. During his visit to Pakistan, Mohammed bin Salman signed several investment projects, which cost about 20 billion dollars.
The visit comes five and a half months after the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in his consulate in Istanbul, in a case that aroused great dissatisfaction and hurt the image of Saudi Arabia, especially the crown prince.