Riyadh - SPA
Minister of Islamic Affairs Meets with Deputy Coordinator for Counterterrorism at US State Department
Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin
Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh met here today with Deputy Coordinator for
Counterterrorism at the US State Department John Godfrey and his
During the meeting, they discussed a number of issues of common interest.
Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif Al Al-Sheikh affirmed the Kingdom of Saudi
Arabia's role in combating terrorism and extremism, which comes in
accordance with the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the continuous follow-up of His
Royal Highness the Crown Prince.
For his part, the Deputy Coordinator for Counterterrorism at US
State Department hailed the role of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in this
field, stressing that the US administration appreciates the Kingdom's
great efforts as it is one of the most important countries in terms of
combating terrorism and extremism.