Haifa bint Faisal Family member

Haifa bint Faisal, also called Haifa al Faisal, (Arabic: هيفاء بنت فيصل‎) (born 1950) is the wife of Bandar bin Sultan and daughter of the late King Faisal and Queen Iffat. She is the sister of Saud Al-Faisal and Turki Al-Faisal. After the September 11, 2001 attacks, she was investigated for a sequence of payments allegedly made to a Saudi national by the name of Omar al-Bayoumi, who is known to have assisted two of hijackers upon their arrival in Southern California, and who himself is suspected of being a Saudi intelligence asset.Investigation has confirmed that some of the payments were in fact forwarded to al-Bayoumi's wife, Manal Bajadr, the significance of these payments (and the extent to which they may have assisted the hijackers) is unclear. In April 1998, Osama Basnan, a Saudi national living in California, wrote to Haifa requesting money for his wife's needed thyroid surgery. Haifa sent Basnan $15,000, although his wife, Majeda Dweikat, was not actually treated for another two years. At some later point (accounts vary as to when;

Personal details

Date of birth
Saudi Arabia


1.House of Saud

Royal line


Ruled from


Kingdoms ruled

Emirate of Diriyah
Emirate of Nejd
Saudi Arabia
Kingdom of Nejd and Hejaz

Preceded by

Ottoman dynasty


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