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Saudi Crown Prince meets with US CentCom commander

Saudi Crown Prince and Commander of the US Central Command

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud met with the Commander of the US Central Command General Joseph Votel at his office at al-Salam palace in Jeddah on Tuesday, according to a statement issued by SPA. 


During the meeting, both reviewed areas of bilateral cooperation, particularly in the military field, as well as the joint efforts in fighting terrorism and combating extremism, in addition to the latest developments in the region, the statement read.


The meeting was attended by a number of officials from both sides.


Apart from his role as crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman also serves as defense minister and leads an ambitious reform agenda to end Saudi Arabia's reliance on oil.


Last Modified: Wednesday، 26 July 2017 12:16 PM