US forces in Saudi Arabia

King Salman approves hosting of US troops in Saudi Arabia to enhance regional security

King Salman approves hosting of US troops in Saudi Arabia to enhance regional security

  • US Defense Department says it would deploy troops and resources to Saudi Arabia to “provide an additional deterrent” in the face of “emergent, credible threats”
  • The gesture comes amid rising tensions between Washington and Tehran in the Gulf that have impacted global oil markets
By Arab News ·