Pentagon: Saudi Arabia a major partner in regional peace

0 10

FEED THE POOR

Feeding the poor and needy is an act that draws us closer to Allah. We earn His forgiveness, mercies and blessings through this act of charity.

“Anyone who looks after and works for a widow and a poor person is like a warrior fighting for Allah?s cause, or like a person who fasts during the day and prays all night. (Bukhari)

The US Department of Defense has reiterated that Saudi Arabia is a major partner of the US in the Middle East and an important pillar for regional security, Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper reported on Friday.

Speaking to the London-based newspaper, Pentagon Spokesperson Anton Semelroth announced that the Pentagon continues to assess its situation in the Middle East and the Arabian Gulf region to ensure a balance between operational requirements and risks, and to prepare for achieving global commitments.

On Monday, Spokesperson for the US Department of State Ned Price stated: “As we work to de-escalate tensions in the region through principled diplomacy… We will also help our partner Saudi Arabia defend against attacks on its territory and hold those who attempt to undermine stability to account.”

Saudi Al-Arabiya TV reported, according to Asharq Al-Awsat, that the US is preparing to strengthen its military bases in the kingdom during the coming period.

READ: Biden suspends arms deals to Saudi Arabia, UAE

When asked by Asharq Al-Awsat about the suspension of arms sales and transfers to Saudi Arabia, as well as direct commercial sales that were permitted by the Donald Trump administration, Semelroth responded that the measures were temporary.

Semelroth confirmed that these measures aim to: “Ensure that US arms sales meet our strategic goals of building a robust security system for our partners that is more resilient to risks.”

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

The first Jalsa Salana UK, 1964

Support Islam Religion Guardian
At the present time, we are running on very limited funds. In order for us to run Islam Religion Guardian service efficiently, we are in need of your generous support.

Middle East Monitor

Subscribe to our newsletter
Sign up here to get the latest news, updates delivered directly to your inbox.
You can unsubscribe at any time

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy
Islamreligionguardian We would like to show you notifications for the latest news and updates.
Dismiss
Allow Notifications