Donald Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

White House adviser Dina Powell tells reporters that a memorandum of understanding signed by the US and GCC nations represents the "farthest reaching commitment" to not finance terrorist organizations. The potion of the meeting open to reporters did not include any discussion of human rights in Qatar. The summit is being attended by around three dozen leaders of Islamic countries, including the prime ministers of Bangladesh and Malaysia, and presidents of Afghanistan, Egypt, as well as US ...


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In addition, China will provide 60 billion yuan in the next three years for poverty alleviation in developing countries along the new Silk Road. PM Nawaz said that Pakistan is already reaping the early benefits of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor within the initiative of OBOR for interconnected development.

PM Sharif arrives in Saudi Arabia to attend US-Arab-Islamic Summit

Ignoring President Donald Trump's past admonition, USA first lady Melania Trump did not cover her head Saturday when they arrived in Saudi Arabia on the opening leg of his first worldwide tour since taking office. During the two-day visit, Sharif will also hold talks with Saudi leadership and will discuss several economic and security agreements. "Jobs, jobs, jobs", the president said in a reference to the potential job creation opportunities the agreements provide.

Saudi Arabia king awards Trump with country's high civilian honor

Saudi Arabia king awards Trump with country's high civilian honor

Meanwhile Iran has re-elected moderate President Hassan Rouhani, the architect of a fragile relationship with the West, with a huge majority. Trump was joined by First Lady Melania Trump and several senior White House aides who were interspersed with Saudi officials throughout a grand ballroom.

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Trump is to hold formal talks with the Saudi leader and the kingdom's two powerful crown princes later on Saturday, before giving a speech on Islam to leaders of Muslim countries on Sunday. Bush. The king did not greet Obama at the airport when he visited past year. Under the memorandum of understanding with the Gulf Cooperation Council announced in Saudi Arabia, participants are pledging to prosecute the financing of terrorism, including individuals.