2006 News Story

Prince Khalid chairs Strategic Joint Planning Committee meeting

Assistant Minister of Defense and Aviation for Military Affairs Prince Khalid bin Sultan chaired a meeting of the Strategic Joint Planning Committee (JPC) at the Pentagon in Washington yesterday. The JPC aims to enhance interaction between the Saudi and the US militaries and to support the Kingdom’s efforts to upgrade its military capabilities.

Also yesterday, Prince Khalid met with Vice President Dick Cheney for discussions on various issues of mutual interest.

In the evening, Prince Khalid attended a reception held in his honor by the US Department of Defense.