2001 News Story

King Fahd receives U.S. delegation

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh today head of the United States Central Command General Tommy Franks and his accompanying delegation. The audience was attended, among others, by the U.S. Ambassador-Designate to the Kingdom Robert Jordan. Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz also received the U.S. delegation, as did Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz. Prince Sultan had already received Ambassador Jordan some days earlier.