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12 May, 2020 20:56

US to Saudis: 'You're on your own!' Riyadh reeling

Rick Sanchez explains the struggle for regional hegemony between Iran and Saudi Arabia and how the COVID-19 pandemic, current oil glut and increased pressure from Washington have led to economic trouble and reform in Riyadh as well as the withdrawal of US Patriot missiles from the kingdom. Then RT America's John Huddy reports the details of the changing US-Saudi relationship. Then economist and founder of Democracy at Work Prof. Richard Wolff and former UK MP George Galloway share their insights. RT America's Trinity Chavez reports on a rare coronavirus-linked pediatric syndrome detected in New York and elsewhere. RT America's Alex Mihailovich reports on the reopening of Shanghai Disneyland Park. Plus, RT America's Ben Swann examines a Colorado restaurant that flouted social distancing orders and had its license revoked.