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White House Close to Finalizing $100 Billion Arms Deal with Saudi Arabia

HeadlineMay 15, 2017

Unnamed officials say the White House is close to finalizing an arms deal worth $100 billion with Saudi Arabia, ahead of Trump’s planned visit to Riyadh on Friday—the first stop on Trump’s first international trip as president. After Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Trump will visit Israel and then the Vatican.

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