U.S. President Obama arrives in Saudi Arabia

June 3, 2009

U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Riyadh today on a two-day official visit to Saudi Arabia. At King Khalid International Airport, he was received by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and Second Deputy Prime Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz. Also present to greet the President was the Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel A. Al-Jubeir, among other Saudi officials; and Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in the Kingdom Richard Erdman.