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Title: MBS Sullies Saudi Arabia’s Good Name With Plans To Meet US President
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URL Source: https://caitlinjohnstone.com/2022/0 ... th-plans-to-meet-us-president/
Published: Jun 15, 2022
Author: Caitlin Johnstone
Post Date: 2022-06-15 09:01:22 by Ada
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Comments: 1

The White House has officially confirmed reports that President Biden will indeed be visiting Saudi Arabia in contradiction of his campaign vows to make the nation a “pariah” for its human rights violations, and everyone’s acting like visiting a murderous tyrant is somehow beneath the dignity of a US president.

“The President will then travel to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, which is the current chair of the GCC and the venue for this gathering of nine leaders from across the region, at the invitation of King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud,” the White House statement reads. “The President appreciates King Salman’s leadership and his invitation. He looks forward to this important visit to Saudi Arabia, which has been a strategic partner of the United States for nearly eight decades.”

The president will meet with the nation’s de facto leader, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, to discuss what the White House calls “means for expanding regional economic and security cooperation, including new and promising infrastructure and climate initiatives, as well as deterring threats from Iran, advancing human rights, and ensuring global energy and food security.”

But what they will primarily be discussing is oil, as the US flounders in its economic war against Russia.

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randge  posted on  2022-06-15   13:09:41 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


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