US Assistant Secretary of Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker (C)visits at military base in Al-kharj in central Saudi Arabia, on September 05, 2019. (Photo by Fayez Nureldine / AFP) (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP via Getty Images)

Assistant Secretary Schenker’s Travel to Oman and Saudi Arabia

On December 1, 2020, Office of the spokesperson released a media note from U.S. Department of State on Assistant Secretary Schenker’s Travel to Oman and Saudi Arabia.

According to the note, Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker will travel to Muscat, Oman, and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from December 1-7.

It was also briefed that in Muscat, Schenker will meet with leaders to discuss regional security and economic cooperation, as well as a way forward on the conflict in Yemen. Whereas, 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.

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