A potential $500 million deal between Washington and Riyadh to extend technical maintenance services for American helicopters used by the Saudi military awaits congressional approval,
Shortly after the United States withdrew the Patriot system from Saudi Arabia, while it borrowed another system from Greece, and at a time when some are talking about a chill in the relationship between the two countries, the State Department says that the proposed deal will support the national security of the United States by helping to enhance the security of a friendly country that remains an important force for stability. In the Middle East
Are they signs of a new policy for the Biden administration with Riyadh? And how will it affect the region in light of the ongoing tension with Tehran and its allies?