Press Review - May 17, 2017

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Trump visit to Saudi Arabia: a behind the scenes breakthrough in U.S.-Saudi relations may be the most dramatic diplomatic achievement during Trump’s first hundred days in office, writes Forbes A guide to all you need to know about Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia.US President Donald Trump’s first official foreign trip since taking office will include three key summits on May 20-21, attended by 55 leaders and representatives from across the Islamic world, as well as several business activities, cultural, intellectual and sports celebrations (Arab News) Iraqi opposition leader and Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Monday urged Saudi Arabia and Iran to engage in “serious dialogue” with a view to averting what he described as a potential "sectarian war" in the region (al-Bawaba)