Biden to visit Saudi Arabia on July 15-16, Saudi state news agency reports


DUBAI, June 14 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden will visit Saudi Arabia on July 15-16 where he will meet Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi state media reported on Tuesday.

Biden is scheduled to attend a summit with other leaders of Gulf Arab states as well as Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Iraq’s Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi and Jordan’s King Abdullah, state news agency SPA reported.

Reporting by Moataz Mohamed and Alaa Swilam; Writing by Nadine Awadalla; Editing by Andrew Heavens