France, Saudi Arabia deepen alliance with 10B euros in deals

In this image released by the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, right, receives the Prime Minister of France Manuel Valls in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 13, 2015. (Saudi Press Agency via AP)RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — France has signed deals worth 10 billion euros ($11.4 billion) with Saudi Arabia, said French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Tuesday, underscoring the shared foreign policy stances that have helped deepen the two countries’ military and economic ties.

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