WASHINGTON, February 27 – RIA Novosti. US President Joe Biden said he promised the King of Saudi Arabia “new changes” to US policy on Monday.
“I spoke to the king yesterday, not the prince. I told him clearly that the rules were changing and that we would announce significant changes today and Monday,” Biden said in an interview with Univision. “We will hold them accountable for human rights violations.” said Biden.
Earlier, the American intelligence services said that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman apparently ordered the elimination of journalist Jamal Khashukji. The US has imposed sanctions on a number of Saudi citizens, but not on the prince.