Saudi Prince Khaled, meeting with Mark Esper

Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khaled Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz met with US Defense Secretary Mark Esper on 10/10/19 at the Pentagon in Washington.

There is talk that they discussed a program to set up an air defense network covering all Saudi regions.

Did Prince Khaled and Esper agree on this program?

What about the Russian efforts to market the S-300 or the S-400 air defense systems to the Kingdom?

What about the major Saudi air defense projects, when it comes to choose between the United States and Russia?

These key questions and more are answered in the following 371-word news report.

[Briefly reproduced in TR Defense Weekly Issue No 26/42 – October 18, 2019]

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