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President Trump orders additional American troops to Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (WKOW) –President Donald Trump approved the deployment of additional American forces to Saudi Arabia, according to the Associated Press.

The order comes after an attack on Saudi oil facilities Saturday. Yemenese militants claimed responsibility for the attack, but the president said he believed the attack originated from Iran.

The AP is also reporting America will send troops to the United Arab Emirates, a nation bordering Saudi Arabia and across the Persian Gulf from Iran.


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