Crown Prince Salman receives U.S. Secretary of Defense Hagel in Riyadh

December 9, 2013

Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz received U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and an accompanying delegation at his palace in Riyadh this evening. The two sides held talks, during which they discussed ways of enhancing bilateral relations and reviewed regional and international developments.

The meeting was attended by Deputy Minister of Defense Prince Salman bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz; President of the Crown Prince’s Court Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz; Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel A. Al-Jubeir; and a number of other officials.