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Saudi King Salman Receives US House Speaker

Saudi King Salman Receives US House Speaker

Wednesday, 24 January, 2018 - 12:15
Saudi King Salman Receives US House Speaker. SPA photo

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz received at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Wednesday Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

During the meeting, they reviewed relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the US, aspects of bilateral cooperation and issues of mutual interest, SPA said.

The meeting was attended by Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior; Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Ambassador to Washington; Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Al-Sheikh; Minister of State, Cabinet's Member Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obaid Madani.

On the American side, it was attended by Chargé d'Affaires of the US Embassy to Riyadh Christopher Henzel, and several members of Congress who are accompanying Ryan on his trip.

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