Saudi and Arab news channels showed footage of Trump’s plane arriving in the Saudi capital Riyadh and the US President being welcomed by Saudi king Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud. The two leaders exchanged pleasantries and Trump said it was “a great honour” to be there.
The elaborate welcoming ceremony also included a flyover by military jets.
Mr Trump’s wife Melania was dressed demurely in a black pantsuit, but did not wear a headscarf. In declining to adhere to