King Abdullah receives CIA Director

July 9, 2012

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received Director of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) David Petraeus and an accompanying delegation at his palace in Jeddah today. During the audience, Petraeus conveyed the greetings of U.S. President Barack Obama, which were reciprocated by the monarch. The audience was attended by Advisor to the King Prince Abdul-Ilah bin Abdulaziz; Chief of General Intelligence Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz; Secretary General of the National Security Council Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz; Assistant Minister of Interior for Security Affairs Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz; Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz; Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir; and Charge d’Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh Thomas William.