Obama Stands by Tough Words for Saudis in Meeting With KingBy and
No apology for remarks about `free riders,' U.S. official says
Obama is on a two-day trip to Riyadh to meet with Arab leaders
President Barack Obama reassured Saudi Arabia’s King Salman that the U.S. is his country’s ally during a private meeting in Riyadh on Wednesday, but made no apology for recent criticism of Saudi policies and insisted that its government must learn to co-exist with rival Iran, a U.S. official said.
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