RIYADH: Prince Khalid bin Salman, Saudi Arabia’s deputy minister of defense, on Tuesday met with US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan in Washington to review bilateral ties.
Prince Khalid said in a Tweet that the meeting was upon the directive of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
“I met with US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan to review the enduring and historic Saudi-US partnership, and discuss solidifying US-Saudi coordination,” he said.
On HRH the Crown Prince’s directive, I met with U.S National Security Advisor @JakeSullivan46 to review the enduring and historic Saudi- US partnership, and discuss solidifying U.S Saudi coordination. pic.twitter.com/2rJZ8AVcD2
— Khalid bin Salman خالد بن سلمان (@kbsalsaud) May 18, 2022
The deputy defense minister and his accompanying delegation arrived this morning in the US capital on an official visit, during which he will meet a number of officials to discuss bilateral relations and issues of common interest at the regional and international levels, the Saudi Press Agency reported.