Prince Salman attends dinner in his honor hosted by Ambassador Al-Jubeir

April 12, 2012

Minister of Defense Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz this evening attended a dinner in his honor hosted by Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. Adel A. Al-Jubeir at the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC.  The dinner was attended by members of the diplomatic corps, including Arab and Islamic ambassadors, U.S. officials, members of the Embassy staff, as well as business and community leaders.

Prince Salman arrived in Washington on Tuesday for a three-day official visit during which he met with several U.S. officials, including President Barack Obama; Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta; Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, Mr. John Brennan; CENTCOM Commander Gen. James Mattis; and Director of the Missile Defense Agency Gen. Patrick O’Reilly.