After talks with the italian counterpart Alfano, Saudi Foreign Minister al-Jubeir expressed support to a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital saying “This is the settlement that we believe is a fair and just settlement”. Concerning the solution of this conflict Trump said last week that he could accept both a two-state solution or a single-state solution if agreed by all sides, evenf if his administartion affirmed its support to a two-state solution. During the talk with italian counterpart, the two discussed challenges to the Middle East peace process as well as Syria,Yemen,Iraq,Libya and the role of Italy in Kingdom Vision 2030.
The Saudi air defense dealt a heavy blow to Iran-backed Houthi rebels and Republican Guard members loyal to deposed President Ali Abdullah Saleh on Thursday. Gen. Ahmed Al-Assiri, spokesman for the Arab coalition, confirmed to Arab News that Saudi Apache helicopters killed dozens of Houthis and their aides in targeted air attacks at the border near the southwestern province of Jazan.