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Ali Shihabi says the U.S.-Saudi Arabia relationship is ‘very solid’

By Bloomberg
01 April 2018   |   11:00 am
Ali Shihabi, founder of Arabia Foundation, discusses the U.S. tour of the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and relationship between the two countries.

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