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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with King Salman of Saudi Arabia

President Donald J. Trump spoke today from Air Force One with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia.  King Salman congratulated President Trump on the victory over ISIS in Mosul. The two leaders discussed recent diplomatic efforts to resolve the dispute with Qatar and underscored the importance of following through on commitments from the Riyadh Summit.  In particular, the President emphasized the need to cut all funding for terrorism and discredit extremist ideology.