Under Secretary of State Richard Stengel To Travel to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
March 18, 2016


Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel will travel to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on March 22-24 to meet with senior Saudi government officials and discuss opportunities to deepen cooperation on anti-Daesh messaging and countering violent extremism. Under Secretary Stengel will also meet with alumni of U.S. Government exchange programs, social-media entrepreneurs and religious leaders. Additionally, the Under Secretary will deliver keynote remarks at the U.S.-Saudi Business Opportunities Forum.

For updates on the trip, please follow Under Secretary Stengel on Twitter at @stengel.