Riyadh, April 16, 2019, SPA — His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense met here today with the Commander of United States Central Command General Kenneth McKenzie.
During the meeting, they reviewed aspects of cooperation between the two friendly countries particularly in the military field, joint efforts being exerted in fighting terrorism and combating extremism, and latest developments in the region.
The meeting was attended by Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Minister of Defense, Assistant Minister of Defense Mohammad Al-Ayesh, Advisor to the Royal Court and Supervisor General of Defense Minister’s Office Fahd Al-Issa, Chief of General Staff General Fayyadh Al-Ruwaili and Prince Lieutenant General Fahd bin Turki bin Abdulaziz, the Commander of Joint Forces .
On the United States side, it was attended by Chargé d‘Affaires at the United States Embassy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Christopher Henzel and a number of senior officials of the US Central Command.
10:49 LOCAL TIME 07:49 GMT