US official in Riyadh meets Saad Hariri

The US official described meeting with Saad Hariri as “diplomatic conversations.” (WAM/AFP)

US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the US charge d’affaires in Riyadh met on Wednesday with Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanese prime minister while in Saudi Arabia.

She described the talks as “diplomatic conversations.”

Hariri has met Wednesday many western ambassadors in Saudi Arabia. He was earlier also received by Saudi King Salman.

On Wednesday he travelled to the UAE where he was received by the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:55 - GMT 06:55