‘I perform ablution to deal with anger’
— Which particular aspect of Saudi Arabia do you like the most?
Visiting the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah.
— What is your favorite and oft-repeated Arabic word?
— Which book is by your bedside these days?
Roads of Arabia.
—Your favorite holiday destination?
Puncak in West Java, Indonesia.
— What is the dream city/country that you would like to be posted after leaving Saudi Arabia?
— Which country’s people have you found to be most friendly?
Saudi Arabia and Japan.
— How do you react to or deal with anger?
By performing wudhu (ablution).
— What is your source of strength during tough times?
Prayers and my wife’s support.
— Which Saudi city fascinated you the most?
— Your favorite Saudi dish?
— The one thing about the Kingdom that you will always remember?
The Holy Kaaba.
— If you were given only one option between Facebook and Twitter, what would that be?
— If you were not a diplomat, what would you be?
— How do you keep yourself fit?
Thinking positive and playing golf.
— Your favorite restaurant?
Romansia in Riyadh.
— Your favorite football club?
— Your favorite actor/actress?
— Your favorite weekend activity?
Playing golf and watching TV.