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His Majesty leaves Washington DC

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa‘adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam departed Washington DC, United States (US) after attending the ASEAN-US Special Summit last Friday. Accompanying His Majesty was His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Mateen.

Prior to departure, a Doa Selamat was recited by State Mufti Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia (Dr) Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned.

Present at the Joint Base Andrews Airport to bid farewell to His Majesty was Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to the US Dato Paduka Haji Serbini bin Haji Ali.

During the visit to Washington DC, His Majesty attended a working luncheon hosted by US Vice President Kamala Harris, during which leaders discussed maritime cooperation, as well as pandemic and health recovery.

More details on Monday’s Borneo Bulletin