Sultan bin Abdul Aziz

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Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz became the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia in 2005. He also served as Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.[1] He died in October 2011.[2]

He was a key figure in the 1985 al-Yamamah arms deal between Saudi Arabia and Britain.[3]



  1. Bio of Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, Washington DC, accessed 2 April 2011.
  2. Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Sultan dies, BBC News, 22 October 2011.
  3. David Leigh and Rob Evans, Prince Sultan,, accessed 7 June 2007.