Theresa May travels to Saudi Arabia powerless to rein in impulsive ally | The Guardian

by Faiz Ahmed last modified 2017-11-29T16:09:24-05:00
"Parts of the foreign office are privately anxious about the conduct of Saudi’s impulsive foreign policy. The UK remains committed for instance to the Iran nuclear deal, and would wish the Saudis did less to urge Donald Trump to tear it up. Saudi and UAE’s largely fruitless blockade of Qatar has left ministers scratching their heads and frustrated that their plans for a post-Brexit trade deal with the Gulf Co-operation Council lie fallow."

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