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Under fire at home, Trump wins warm welcome in Saudi

Reuters 251 sources

RIYADH (Reuters) - Dogged by controversy at home, Donald Trump opened his first presidential foreign trip in Saudi Arabia on Saturday and won a warm reception as he looked to shift attention from a political firestorm over his firing of…

Trump in Saudi Arabia: First foreign trip starts as home troubles mount

BBC.com

After talks in Riyadh, Mr Trump and King Salman of Saudi Arabia approve an arms deal worth $110bn.

Trump Gets Royal Saudi Treatment at Start of Foreign Trip

MSNBC

King Salman greeted Donald Trump as he arrived in Saudi Arabia, a longtime U.S. ally, the birthplace of Islam and an important regional power.

Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia on first foreign tour

BBC / Middle East

The US president arrives in Saudi Arabia on the first leg of his trip to the Middle East and Europe.

Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia, with domestic troubles looming

Los Angeles Times

President Trump has arrived in Saudi Arabia’s capital to begin an eight-day foreign tour that will test the new administration’s capacity to manage complex international diplomacy and a growing political crisis at home.

Trump begins first foreign trip with royal welcome in Saudi Arabia

Washington Post

President celebrated what he called “a great day” in Riyadh, during which agreement for Saudi purchase of $110 billion in military equipment was affirmed.

Trump Lands in Saudi Arabia Amid Controversy at Home

Bloomberg / News

President Donald Trump arrived in Riyadh Saturday morning, the first stop on his inaugural foreign trip as he seeks to escape the controversy engulfing his administration. The president landed at 9:42 a.m. (1:42 a.m. New York time) and was…

Trump's foreign trip is about to get challenging

Sky News / US News

All he had to do was keep smiling and let the extravagant hospitality of his Saudi hosts carry him through the day, which reached a high point with the signing of the biggest arms deal in history.

Trump kicks off first foreign trip with upbeat tone

CBS News / Politics

Trump signed an agreement on $109 billion in new U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia and $200 billion of Saudi-backed investment in U.S. infrastructure projects

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