King Abdullah receives telephone call from President Obama

September 29, 2009

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received a telephone call today from U.S. President Barack Obama, during which the two leaders discussed bilateral relations and regional and international developments. President Obama also congratulated the Saudi monarch on the opening of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), describing it as one of the edifices of knowledge in the world.