2007 News Story

King Abdullah meets with US counterterrorism official

  King Abdullah and Ms. Townsend

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz met with US Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Frances Fragos Townsend in Jeddah today. They discussed issues of mutual interest.

The meeting was also attended by Saudi officials, including chief of General Intelligence Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz; Secretary-General of the National Security Council Prince Bandar bin Sultan; Minister of Finance Ibrahim Al-Assaf; Minister of Culture and Information Iyad Madani; and Adel Al-Jubeir, Saudi Ambassador-designate to the United States

Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz and Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal both held separate meetings with Townsend today.