ISTANBUL | The Latest: Trump reluctant to cancel arms sales to Saudis
ISTANBUL— The Latest on missing Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):
President Donald Trump says “we would be punishing ourselves” by canceling arms sales to Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Trump says the sale is a “tremendous order for our companies.” He says if the kingdom doesn’t buy its weaponry from the United States, they will buy it from Russia.
Trump also said on Saturday that he would meet with Khashoggi’s family.