2006 News Story

Saudi Ambassador visits Nashville, Louisville on outreach tour

  Prince Turki with Muhammad and Lonnie Ali

Saudi Ambassador to the US Prince Turki Al-Faisal visited Nashville, Tennessee and Louisville, Kentucky as part of his listening tour of the United States June 6 and 7.

In Nashville June 6, Prince Turki visited the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. He also gave a speech  on the Kingdom’s economic reform and business opportunities at the Nashville Chambers of Commerce.



Prince Turki meets with Saudi students


On his June 7 visit to Louisville, Prince Turki gave an address  on the close Saudi-US relationship to the World Affairs Council of Kentucky at the Muhammad Ali Center.  He also visited the University of Louisville, where he met with Saudi students attending area educational institutions.



Prince Turki has already traveled to Texas, Arizona, Massachusetts, Virginia, New York, California, Washington State, Michigan, Illinois and Georgia, speaking before various groups and organizations.