Crown Prince Salman receives IAEA Director General

January 27, 2013

Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz received Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano and an accompanying delegation in Riyadh yesterday. During the meeting, the two sides discussed the cooperation between the Kingdom and the IAEA, as well as Saudi efforts to harness nuclear energy for peaceful purposes. The audience was attended by Supervisor of the Crown Prince’s Office Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz and President of the King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) Dr. Hashim bin Abdullah Yamani.

The IAEA Director General held a separate meeting today with Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, during which issues of common concern were discussed.