Saudi Arabia’s Khalid Al-Falih, Ambassador Reema Meet with Rick Perry in Washington to Discuss Cooperation, Supply Security

Saudi Arabia Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih and Ambassador to the United States Princess Reema bint Bandar met U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Tuesday in Washington, D.C. for talks on the economy, oil markets, maritime security and U.S.-Saudi cooperation.

Al-Falih said that the meeting dealt with “enhancing the distinguished relationship between the two countries and investments in the fields of energy, industry, climate and technology” on Twitter.

The Energy Minister emphasized the Kingdom’s keenness on oil market stability, especially as it is the reliable supplier of crude oil in the world.

He added that both sides expressed concern over threats targeting freedom of maritime traffic in the Arabian Gulf.