Saudi Arabia invites Iran for visit
Saudi Arabia has invited Iran’s foreign minister for a visit, hinting at a cautious thaw between the two bitter rivals. Saudi officials wouldn’t say when the invitation was made, but did say they haven’t received an answer yet.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz al-Saud pauses while making a statement to the press at King Khalid International Airport, on January 5, 2014, in Riyadh. Kerry rejected Israeli and Palestinian claims of US bias as he made a whistlestop trip to Jordan and Saudi Arabia to woo support for his peace plan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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