U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison meets with Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Commerce

April 26, 2011

Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal received in Riyadh today U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison of Minnesota, who is currently leading the third Minnesota Business Development Mission to Saudi Arabia. During their meeting, which was attended by a number of Saudi and U.S. officials, bilateral relations and other issues of common interest were discussed.

Rep. Ellison also met today with Minister of Commerce and Industry Abdullah bin Ahmed Zainal Ali Reza. The two men discussed trade and industrial relations between the Kingdom and the U.S., focusing particularly on the promotion of cooperation between the private sectors of both countries.