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USA-SAUDI-ARABIA-BIDEN-SALMAN: Biden talks with King Salman, advocates transparency with Ryad
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US President Joe Biden met with King Salman of Saudi Arabia on Thursday, stressing the importance of respecting human rights and promising to make the relationship between Washington and Riyadh more solid and more transparent, reported the White House.
The two leaders discussed the US commitment to help Saudi Arabia defend itself against attacks by Iranian-backed groups, the US presidency said in a statement.
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US focused on Saudi Arabia's 'future conduct' after intel report ties crown prince to Khashoggi death .
The United States is focused on Saudi Arabia's "future conduct" after rejecting sanctions against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to a State Department spokesman. © Provided by Washington Examiner “We are very focused on future conduct, and that is part of why we have cast this not as a rupture but a recalibration,” State Department spokesman Ned Price told reporters on Monday. “We are trying to get to the systemic issues underlying the brutal murder of Jamal Khashoggi.