Saudi Arabia's deputy defense minister meets with President Trump

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The Saudi Arabian Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman met with US President Donald Trump in the White House on Monday.

The meeting was upon directives from Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Prince Khalid bin Salman said in tweet on his official account on Tuesday.

“I had the pleasure of meeting with [Trump Monday] to deliver a message from the Crown Prince,” read the tweet.

Prince Khalid bin Salman also said he reviewed with Trump aspects of the US and Saudi Arabia’s bilateral cooperation, including “efforts to confront regional and international challenges.”

On his personal Twitter account, Trump said Tuesday that he “had a very good meeting with [Prince Khalid bin Salman.]”

He said the two discussed trade, military, oil prices, security and stability in the Middle East.

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