Prince Muqrin attends luncheon hosted by U.S. Vice President Biden

April 13, 2010

President of General Intelligence Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, who is currently heading the Saudi delegation to the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, attended a luncheon hosted by U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden yesterday. The event was held in honor of the heads of delegations from Non-Aligned Movement countries.

Addressing the gathering, Vice President Biden pointed out that the objectives of the United States and the Non-Aligned Movement are closer than ever, especially with regard to curbing the proliferation of nuclear weapons. He stressed the commitment of the United States to reduce its nuclear arsenal, noting that participants at the conference agree that the interests of all lie in controlling and securing nuclear equipment and materials used in manufacturing nuclear weapons.

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