Washington D.C. NOV 30: US government signed contract with Saudis for $15 billions. The US government has signed a contract for the supply of the Thaad missile defense system. For Washington, this contract reinforces security in the Gulf in an anti-Iranian key. The Senate against support for Riyadh in Yemen. The Senate passes a motion (63 in favor and 37 against) asking to "withdraw" support for the Arab coalition led by Riyadh.
It would strengthen "the safety of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf region in the long run”, facing the growing threats of the Iranian regime and extremist groups supported by Iran ".