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Middle East With huge arms deal, US pivots back to Saudis. How does it affect the region?

The $110 billion deal places US squarely on Saudi side in its rivalry with Iran, and is likely to further embolden Saudi Arabia in its devastating war in Yemen, analysts say.

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The $110 billion arms deal President Trump signed with Saudi Arabia may ultimately be as destabilizing in the Middle East as it is good for business in the US.