Saudis Provide Trump A Reception Match For A King

Like Trump, King Salman has been married three times, according to a short biography provided to reporters by the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Donald Trump had to travel to someone else’s kingdom to get the respect he has always craved.
Despite his mushrooming scandals and low approval ratings at home, Trump remains extremely popular in Saudi Arabia.
The relationship with Trump makes sense for the Saudi royal family on a personal level, too.
In a grand reception room at the Royal Court, decorated with glitzy chandeliers, a plush blue-and-white carpet and high-backed chairs, Trump was awarded the gold medallion, known as the King Abdul Aziz Collar.

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