Saudi King Salman, Pompeo and US position on Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Riyadh yesterday (19/2/20) for a three day visit. He met with King Salman this morning (20/2/20) and is expected to meet with Crown Prince Mohammad too.

His visit takes place in light of information suggesting that King Salman is concerned about the US position on Iran.

Are really there any Saudi concerns?

How is Pompeo regarded by the Saudis?

Tactical Report answers these questions and more in the following 444-word report.

[Fully reproduced in TR Defense Weekly Issue No 27/08 – February 21, 2020]

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