1998 News Story

Crown Prince Abdullah arrives in Washington DC

Crown Prince Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz, Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard, arrived in Washington DC yesterday evening on an official visit to the United States of America. He was welcomed at Andrews Air Force Base by U.S. Vice-President Al Gore, Saudi Ambassador to the United States Prince Bandar Ibn Sultan Ibn Abdul Aziz, Governor of the Eastern Province Prince Muhammad Ibn Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz, and other senior officials.

The delegation that accompanies the Crown Prince includes Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal, Assistant Deputy Commander of the National Guard Sheikh Abdulaziz Ibn Abdulmuhsin Al-Tuweijri, Advisor at the Royal Court Prince Turki Ibn Abdullah Ibn Mohammed, Advisors at the Crown Prince's Court Prince Abdulaziz Ibn Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz and Abdulmuhsin Al-Tuweijri, Prince Faisal Ibn Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz, Prince Abdel-Rahman Ibn Bandar Ibn Abdul Aziz, Prince Mansour Ibn Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz, Minister of Finance and National Economy Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Al-Naimi, Head of the Crown Prince's Court Nasser Al-Rajhi, Vice-President for Special Affairs of the Crown Prince Ibrahim Al-Tasan, and Undersecretary for Royal Protocol Mohammad Al-Tubeishi.