Saudi Ambassador hosts farewell tea for US official

May 1, 2008

Saudi Ambassador to the US Adel A. Al-Jubeir hosted a farewell tea for Bob Jachim at the Embassy in Washington today. Jachim, the outgoing Saudi desk officer at the Department of State, is transferring to a new post in Iraq. In remarks on the occasion, Ambassador Al-Jubeir thanked Jachim for his work and for his efforts to promote Saudi-US relations. Brian McGrath is replacing Jachim. McGrath previously served as a political officer at the US Embassy in Sana’a.