Prince of Riyad Salman Bin Abdul-Aziz talks to photographers upon his arrival at the Presidential palace in Baabda (REUTERS/Jamal Saidi).
The Saudi king finally comes to town
September 1, 2015,
The first visit to Washington by Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud Salman as the Saudi monarch comes as the kingdom faces multiple difficult challenges, writes Bruce Riedel. Ultimately, the September 4 summit will do little to address Saudi Arabia's deep problems, because they are impervious to an American solution, Riedel argues.