Al-Jubeir: Trump visit very 'productive and historic'

5/20/2017, 6:13 PM
Al-Jubeir: Trump visit very 'productive and historic'

United States President Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia has been “extremely productive and historic,” Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir (pictured left) said during a briefing on Saturday.

Speaking alongside US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, al-Jubeir described the meeting between President Trump and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saudi, stating the two discusses a range of issues, including the situation in Syria, Yemen, security challenges in the region, combatting extremism, trade and investments. The two leaders spoke as well about “Iran’s aggressive policies in the region,” and bolstering Saudi Arabia’s security capabilities.

“The president is to be commended for his foresight and vision,” the foreign minister concluded his statement.

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