U.S.-SAUDI RELATIONS

Secretary of State Tillerson Calls Saudi King Salman, Applauds Saudi Role in Regional Stability

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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Saudi Arabia's King Salman by phone yesterday, and commended the Kingdom on its role in "promoting stability across the region," the SPA reported.

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