The Saudi Arabian Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman met with US President Donald Trump in the White House on Monday.
The meeting was upon directives from Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Prince Khalid bin Salman said in tweet on his official account on Tuesday.
“I had the pleasure of meeting with [Trump Monday] to deliver a message from the Crown Prince,” read the tweet.
Prince Khalid bin Salman also said he reviewed with Trump aspects of the US and Saudi Arabia’s bilateral cooperation, including “efforts to confront regional and international challenges.”
Upon directives from HRH the Crown Prince, I had the pleasure of meeting with @RealDonaldTrump yesterday to deliver a message from the Crown Prince, and review aspects of our bilateral cooperation, including efforts to confront regional and international challenges. pic.twitter.com/q7uXlgSjx8— Khalid bin Salman خالد بن سلمان (@kbsalsaud) January 7, 2020
On his personal Twitter account, Trump said Tuesday that he “had a very good meeting with [Prince Khalid bin Salman.]”
He said the two discussed trade, military, oil prices, security and stability in the Middle East.
Had a very good meeting with @kbsalsaud of Saudi Arabia. We discussed Trade, Military, Oil Prices, Security, and Stability in the Middle East!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 7, 2020