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UK’s Boris Johnson Meets With Saudi Crown Prince, Urging the Kingdom to Pump More Oil

HeadlineMar 17, 2022

On Wednesday, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson traveled to the Saudi capital, where he met with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, as the U.K. looks for alternatives to Russian oil and gas. Johnson spoke to reporters in Riyadh after the meeting.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson: “I raised human rights, as I’m sure you would expect. But we also talked about what we can do to stabilize oil prices, to fight inflation, to help consumers, to help people at the gas pumps.”

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