Assistant Secretary Schenker’s Travel to Oman and Saudi Arabia

MEDIA NOTE
OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON
DECEMBER 1, 2020

Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker will travel to Muscat, Oman, and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from December 1-7.  In Muscat, he will meet with leaders to discuss regional security and economic cooperation, as well as a way forward on the conflict in Yemen.  On December 5, the Assistant Secretary will travel to Saudi Arabia, where he will meet with senior officials to discuss the Yemen conflict and Gulf unity, and to bolster economic partnerships.