Royal orders appoint three senior Foreign Ministry officials

October 22, 2012

Three senior officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs were appointed by royal orders issued by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz in Jeddah yesterday. They included Dr. Khaled bin Ibrahim Al-Jandan as Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Bilateral Relations; Dr. Yousef bin Trad Al-Saadoon as Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Economic and Cultural Relations; and Ali bin Saeed bin Awwadh Assiri as Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon. Another royal order was issued this evening appointing Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al-Hazza as Chairman of the Broadcasting and Television Commission. The appointments, all of which were made at the excellent rank, went into effect immediately.