- PUBLISHED ON JANUARY 12, 2020
US President Donald Trump has revealed the amount that Saudi Arabia has paid for the presence of additional U.S. forces in the region.
Trump said, in an interview with the American "Fox News" channel, that "Saudi Arabia responded to his request to pay the costs of any additional American forces in the region." We have dollars, "he said, adding:" They are rich countries, and they have to pay for that. "
Military equipment, including the Patriot missiles, the "THAAD" system, and combat aircraft, in Saudi Arabia, against the background of tension in the Gulf, after the missile attack on the Aramco oil facilities on the 14th of last September, which Ansar Allah group (Houthis) claimed responsibility for. .