Prince Salman receives Chairman of U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff

December 18, 2011

Minister of Defense Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz received Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey and his accompanying delegation in Riyadh today. During the meeting, the two sides reviewed aspects of bilateral cooperation. The meeting was attended by Chief of the General Staff Gen. Hussein bin Abdullah Al-Qabil; Director General of the Office of the Minister of Defense Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Bunyan; Saudi Military Attaché to the United States and Canada Commander Ahmed bin Nasser Al-Qahtani; and U.S. Deputy Ambassador to the Kingdom Tom Williams.

Gen. Dempsey was also received in Riyadh today by Commander of the National Guard Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.