THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 27, 2018
Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman of Saudi Arabia
President Donald J. Trump spoke today with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia. President Trump and the Crown Prince discussed regional developments and opportunities to further enhance the American-Saudi partnership on a range of security and economic issues. The President thanked the Crown Prince for his leadership in highlighting ways all Gulf Cooperation Council states can better counter Iranian destabilizing activities and defeat terrorists and extremists. The leaders agreed on the importance of regional cooperation and a united Gulf Cooperation Council to mitigate regional threats and ensure the region’s economic prosperity.