Franklin D. Roosevelt

Special US Embassy marks 247th Independence Day in Riyadh

US Embassy marks 247th Independence Day in Riyadh

  • US Independence Day is celebrated annually on July 4, but Feb. 14 was chosen as a day to celebrate the first meeting between King Abdulaziz and President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1945
  • Denison Offutt: Tonight’s theme is Route 66, the most famous of America’s highways. It stretches 2,400 miles, 3,800 km across two-thirds of the North American continent
By Lama Alhamawi ·

Special What happened when Saudi King Abdul Aziz met US President Roosevelt

What happened when Saudi King Abdul Aziz met US President Roosevelt

By Jonathan Gornall ·