President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt met Wednesday with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al Faisal to discuss the Persian Gulf war.

Prince Saud arrived in Cairo Tuesday night from Damascus, Syria, where he met with President Hafez Assad and his foreign minister, Farouk Sharaa.No details were given on topics discussed during Mubarak's meeting with the Saudi foreign minister, but Arab diplomats said Prince Saud briefed the Egyptian president on the course of the war.