President Trump Faces Expectations And Challenges On Visit To Saudi Arabia

This article is more than 2 years old.

President Trump makes his first trip abroad Friday and is scheduled to arrive first in Saudi Arabia, where leaders are planning an elaborate reception. Trump will meet with the country's King Salman as well as more than 50 leaders and representatives from the Muslim world.

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Lyse Doucet (@bbclysedoucet), chief international correspondent for the BBC, who is in Riyadh.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

Support the news

+Join the discussion

Support the news