Princess Reema Has Taken The Oath Of Office As The New Saudi Ambassador To The US
Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan is an absolute icon and she continues to make new strides just about every day.
And she just made diplomatic history this week when she got sworn in as Saudi ambassador
The princess took the oath of loyalty before King Salman at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh.
She is Saudi Arabia’s first female ambassador.
Princess Reema Al-Saud is the first Saudi female Ambassador, we’re so proud of you— المُنتظر عبداللهThe Awaited 期待已久 (@ThisAsaudi) April 16, 2019
“I swear by Almighty Allah to be faithful to my religion, to my king and my country; to never reveal any state secrets; to preserve the Kingdom’s interests and laws at home and abroad; and to perform my duty with sincerity, honesty and loyalty,” she said.
Princess Reema spent several years in the US during her youth when her father, Prince Bandar bin Sultan, was also Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the country.
A friendly picture of ex-president bush & Bandar Al-Saud (Princess Reema’s father) taken in bush house in Texas, around 2001 pic.twitter.com/JSabmVxEIg— المُنتظر عبداللهThe Awaited 期待已久 (@ThisAsaudi) April 16, 2019
She is also a noted entrepreneur and philanthropist and has served as the vice president of women’s affairs at the General Sports Authority since 2016.