Twitter Diplomacy: @SaudiEmbassyUSA to use social media to share King Abdullah's U.S. visit

June 28, 2009

[Washington, DC] – The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia will use its Twitter feed, @SaudiEmbassyUSA, to share news and information about the visit of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz to the United States on June 29.

Tweets from @SaudiEmbassyUSA will highlight Saudi Arabia’s involvement in the G-20 Summit, as well as items of interest about the long-standing Saudi-U.S. relationship.

In addition to Twitter, the Embassy has expanded its social media content to YouTube, www.youtube.com/saudiembassyusa. Posted you will find press conferences and video related to the Saudi Arabia, as well as third-party speeches and interviews.

As always, the Embassy website, www.saudiembassy.net, will continue to host news and video content from the Kingdom.