US secretary of state to also visit UAE as he hails ‘great allies’ at time of rising tensionsMike Pompeo has met Saudi Arabia’s king and crown prince for talks as the US secretary of state seeks to promote an anti-Iran alliance at a time of mounting tensions in the region.“You are a dear friend,” King Salman told Pompeo, who is due to fly to the United Arab Emirates later on Monday for further discussions. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jun/24/mike-pompeo-us-saudi-arabia-talks-iran-united-arab-emirates-tensions
Author : Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor
Publish date : 2019-06-24 10:54:13
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