2001 News Story

Crown Prince meets U.S. Secretary of State in Paris

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz left Paris today after a short private visit to France during which he attended horse races at St. Cloud, and received a number of princes and Saudi citizens. On Friday, he received visiting United States Secretary of State Colin Powell, with whom he discussed the Middle East situation, notably the Palestinian issue and that of the occupied Arab territories, as well as bilateral relations between the two friendly countries.