Trump’s Blank Check Diplomacy is Remaking the U.S.-Saudi Relationship
Weeks after the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance and reported murder in Istanbul, the Saudi government’s cover story has failed to answer basic questions, despite mounting evidence that Saudi operatives killed him. U.S. President Donald Trump has signaled that he would like to sweep all of this under the rug.
But we shouldn’t move on.
The above excerpt was originally published in Foreign Policy. Click here to view the full article.
The positions of American Progress, and our policy experts, are independent, and the findings and conclusions presented are those of American Progress alone. A full list of supporters is available here. American Progress would like to acknowledge the many generous supporters who make our work possible.