Trump raises economic concerns over halting Saudi arms sales
Thursday, 11 October 2018 () WASHINGTON (AP) — PresidentDonald Trump says the U.S. is looking into the fate of a Saudi writer missing and feared murdered but expressed reservations over calls to withhold further U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia, warning that such a move “would be hurting us.” Decades of close U.S.-Saudi relations, which have only intensified under […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that the United States would be “punishing itself” if it halts military sales to Saudi Arabia, even if it is proven that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the country’s consulate in Istanbul. FILE PHOTO: U.S....
President Trump announced that he was sending Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet with King Salman in Saudi Arabia. He said King Salman has denied any involvement in the disappearance of journalist..