Deputy Majlis Speaker receives U.S. delegation

April 29, 2013

The Deputy Speaker of the Majlis Al-Shura, Dr. Mohammed bin Amin Al-Jafri, received a U.S. delegation, consisting of senior advisors and aides to members of Congress, in Riyadh yesterday. During the meeting, the two sides discussed enhancing parliamentary cooperation and reviewed issues of common interest.

Today, the U.S. delegation met with the President of the Saudi Human Rights Commission, Dr. Bandar bin Mohammed Al-Aiban. They discussed the Kingdom’s efforts to promote human rights, focusing particularly on the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz’s initiative to spread the culture of human rights.