Foreign Affairs Secretary General Receives US Officials

Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamoud al-

Busaidi, Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry received at the

General Diwan of the Foreign Ministry today retired Gen. Anthony Zinni

and Timothy Lenderking, US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for

Arabian Gulf Affairs.

During the meeting, the two sides exchanged viewpoints on the

most important regional and international issues and means of

continuing efforts to contain the crises in the region through peaceful


The meeting was attended by Dr. Mohammed bin Said al-Busaidi,

Head of the North America Department and a number of accompanying

officials, as well as officials at US Embassy in Muscat.

Source: Oman News Agency