Minister of Hajj meets with U.S. Consul General

February 7, 2012

Minister of Hajj Dr. Bandar bin Mohammad Hajjar met in Jeddah today U.S. Consul General to the Kingdom Thomas Duffy. During the meeting, they discussed matters relating to the affairs of American pilgrims during this year’s Hajj. Dr. Hajjar described the efforts undertaken by the Saudi government to execute large-scale expansions of the Two Holy Mosques and the Holy Sites. For his part, the U.S. Consul General expressed gratitude for the efforts of the Kingdom to enable pilgrims to perform their Hajj rituals in ease and contentment.