In the Gulf War of 1990-1991 against Saddam Hussein, Prince Khaled was the Commander of Joint Forces and Theater of Operations.
During the Gulf War, General Khaled worked closely with U.S. Air Force General Chuck Horner, who now serves as the Living Oceans Foundation Vice Chairman.
Royal Highness General Khaled bin Sultan has always had a love of the oceans.
passion to contribute to ocean research and conservation matured with his
experiences as an accomplished scuba diver.
Saudi Arabia has access to some of the most beautiful coral reefs in the world along its long border with the Red Sea and Prince Khaled
has personally witnessed the rapid deterioration of the world's coral reefs due to numerous anthropogenic causes
has taken the initiative to make positive change in the world by establishing the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation
dedicated to conservation and preservation of our precious living oceans for the sake of generations to come.