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Readout of Meeting Between Administration Officials and Saudi Arabian Leaders

Yesterday, Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner, Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt, and United States Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook returned to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and met with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.  Building on previous conversations, they discussed increasing cooperation ...
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Updated Worldwide Safety and Security Travel Caution

This latest update to the Department of State’s Worldwide Caution provides U.S. citizens with general information regarding terrorist activities, political violence and criminal activity that transpire abroad, as well as specific recommendations on how to prepare for possible contingencies, receive information on breaking security events and ensure that travelers can be contacted in an emergency. ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – Closure of U.S. Embassy and Consulates General and Important Hajj Information

Closure of U.S. Embassy and Consulates General The U.S. Embassy in Riyadh and Consulates General in Dhahran and Jeddah will be closed August 20 – 23 for the Eid-al-Adha/Hajj holidays. For emergencies, please contact appropriate Saudi local authorities and then inform the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate using the contact information below. Local first responders in Saudi Arabia can ...
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