Mohammed bin Salman to appear on CBS ‘60 Minutes’ show prior to Trump meeting

O’Donnell’s “60 Minutes” conversation with the Saudi crown prince will be his first US television interview. (Photo courtesy: CBS)

On Sunday, March 18, 2018, Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will appear in Norah O’Donnell’s “60 Minutes” report, the channel has revealed.

According to a news report on the CBS website, the interview will air two days before Mohammed bin Salman is to meet with President Donald Trump.

“CBS This Morning” co-host and “60 Minutes” contributing correspondent Norah O’Donnell is back from spending a week in Saudi Arabia, where she interviewed the country’s crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman.

O’Donnell’s “60 Minutes” conversation with the Saudi crown prince will be his first US television interview. The last time a Saudi leader gave an interview to a US network was in 2005.

O’Donnell speak to the crown prince about his relations with the US and about the country’s role in Yemen. The crown prince also spoke about what happened during his anti-corruption crackdown in November.

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