2007 News Story

King Abdullah meets with US Homeland Security Advisor

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz met with Homeland Security Advisor Frances Townsend in Jeddah today. During the meeting, Townsend delivered a message from President George W. Bush to King Abdullah.

Also in attendance were Chief of General Intelligence Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, Assistant Minister of Interior for Security Affairs Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, and US Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ford Fraker.

Yesterday, President Bush certified Saudi Arabia as an anti-terrorism ally in a memorandum to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.