Obama, Saudi King to Meet Against Backdrop of War, Iran Deal

September 2, 2015 12:10 AM
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Against the backdrop of war in Iraq, Yemen and Syria, and concerns about Iran’s behavior, U.S. President Barack Obama will welcome Saudi King Salman to the White House Friday. It will be the Arab leader’s first visit to the United States since ascending the throne in January, following the death of King Abdullah. VOA correspondent Aru Pande has more from the White House.