Donald Trump, Mohammed bin Salman share hardline views

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  •   July 31, 2017
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Donald Trump, Mohammed bin Salman share hardline views

During their first meeting at the White House in March 2017, Mr. Trump and Prince Mohammed noted the importance of “confronting Iran’s destabilising regional activities”.

Saudi Arabia’s new crown prince and likely next king Mohammed bin Salman shares U.S. President Donald Trump’s hawkish view of Iran, but a more confrontational approach toward Tehran carries a risk of escalation in an unstable region, current and former U.S. officials said.

Iran will almost certainly respond to a more aggressive posture by the United States and its chief Sunni Arab ally in battlefields where Riyadh and Tehran are engaged in a regional tussle for influence.

During their first meeting at the White House in March 2017, Mr. Trum