King Abdullah leaves Minnesota, arrives in Morocco

November 20, 2008

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz yesterday left Rochester, Minnesota for Casablanca, Morocco. King Abdullah arrived in Rochester on Saturday.


Minnesota was King Abdullah’s third stop on his tour of the United States. He arrived in New York November 7 to attend a UN interfaith dialogue conference, and participated in the G-20 economic summit in Washington, DC, Saturday, November 15.

Upon his arrival in Morocco today, King Abdullah was received at the airport by Speaker of the Moroccan Parliament Mustapha Al-Mansouri, Prince Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Saud, Governor of Grand Casablanca Mohammed Al-Kabbaj, Saudi Ambassador to Morocco Dr. Mohammed Al-Beshr, and a number of senior officials.