Saudi Ambassador for the first time was a woman

The Princess Rima bint Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdel Aziz al Saud was appointed Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to the United States. On Saturday, February 23, the Saudi news Agency reported.

“The Ambassador was the Princess Rima bint Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdel Aziz al Saud. The decree on her appointment was signed by king Salman bin Abdel Aziz al Saud, ” the report said. The same decree Princess of Rome received the rank of Minister.

The Princess Rime bint Bandar is 44 years, she received higher education in the United States. The Princess is known for her position as a defender of women’s rights. In 2014, Forbes included her in the list of 200 most influential women in the Arab world. Prior to her appointment as Ambassador to the United States, she served as a representative of the head of the General sports Federation.

Rima bint Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdel Aziz al Saud is the daughter of Prince Bandar, who led the Saudi diplomatic mission in Washington from 1983 to 2005.
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