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U.S. authorizes deployment of troops and resources to Saudi Arabia

Christian Fernsby |
The acting U.S. defense secretary has authorized the deployment of U.S. military personnel and resources to Saudi Arabia, the Pentagon said on Friday, adding the move would provide "an additional deterrent" in the face of "emergent, credible threats."

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yadh had previously said it had approved hosting U.S. forces to boost regional security and stability.

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