Discusssion: Trump & Saudi Arabia agree to support safe zones in Syria and Yemen

As the row over US President Donald Trump’s proposed ban on Syrian refugees intensifies, Trump and Saudi Arabia have agreed to support safe zones in both Syria and Yemen for people fleeing the two countries’ conflicts.

How will this affect the current Middle East situation? And is it a reversal of previous American policy? Middle East analyst Meir Javedanfar gives us his views.

 

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