PressTV-Trump wants to strengthen Saudi Arabia: Analyst

US President Donald Trump aims to strengthen Saudi Arabia by providing assistance to the Arab country for the development of nuclear technology, an American political analyst in Virginia says.

An official document shows that Trump has approved six authorizations that allow American companies to secretly provide Saudi Arabia with nuclear technology or technical assistance.

“It shouldn’t be a surprise that the administration is seeking to provide Saudi Arabia with assistance for the development of nuclear technology,” said Keith Preston, chief editor of in an interview with Press TV on Saturday.

“The Trump administration has been extraordinarily friendly to Saudi Arabia. There was a multi-billion dollar arms deal that worked out between the United States and Saudi Arabia previously during the Trump administration,” Preston said.

The analyst said the Trump administration wanted to strengthen its regional ally against…

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