Deputy Ombudsman receives US delegation

Aug 31, 2015

Deputy Ombudsman Osama Ahmed Al-Asfoor on Sunday met a delegation comprising several US Congress staff on a visit to the Kingdom.
He familiarized the US delegation about the Ombudsman's duties of receiving complaints, monitoring detention and reformatory centres to boost the values of human rights and humane treatment by Interior Ministry personnel.

Ghada Hameed Habib, the Director of International Cooperation Directorate, held talks with the delegation that focused on international cooperation activities of the Ombudsman Office under various themes including training and exchange of expertise as well as international participation in addition to relations with the relevant international institutions and organisations in what serves their legal mission and function in the community.

Fahad Abdulaziz Al-Binali, the Head of International Cooperation Department, attended the meeting.