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    US Reassures Gulf Allies, Seeks to Ease Regional Tensionsi
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    Pamela Dockins
    January 23, 2016 10:12 PM
    The United States is seeking to reassure Saudi Arabia and other Gulf allies in light of developments suggesting a warming of relations between the U.S. and Iran. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Riyadh, where he met Saturday with Saudi officials and other members of the Gulf Cooperation Council. VOA State Department correspondent Pam Dockins reports.

    US Reassures Gulf Allies, Seeks to Ease Regional Tensions

    Pamela Dockins

    Published January 23, 2016

    The United States is seeking to reassure Saudi Arabia and other Gulf allies in light of developments suggesting a warming of relations between the U.S. and Iran. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Riyadh, where he met Saturday with Saudi officials and other members of the Gulf Cooperation Council. VOA State Department correspondent Pam Dockins reports.


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