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Pompeo thanks Saudi Crown Prince for ‘continued, strong partnership’

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US secretary of state Mike Pompeo held a phone call with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday.

In a readout, the State Department’s spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Pompeo “thanked the Crown Prince for his continued, strong partnership.”

The Secretary and the Crown Prince discussed a broad range of regional and bilateral issues, including Yemen and countering the Iranian regime’s malign activities in the region.

They also discussed areas for expanding US-Saudi relations.

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