December 07
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The Pentagon announced the cessation of the operational training of all Saudi Arabian military personnel studying in the US for an indefinite period, this decision was made after firing at the Navy in Florida, The Guardian reported.

Earlier, the AP reported a decision by the authorities to temporarily suspend flight training classes for more than 300 students from Saudi Arabia studying military aviation.

The publication notes that the flight training of students, long-range shooting training and all other types of activities, except for classroom classes, for example, language courses, were terminated for an indefinite period.

US Assistant Secretary of Defense David Norquist said during a briefing that the restrictions would affect 852 Saudi students trained in military training in the US. He noted that these measures were taken as part of a review of the security conditions that the authorities would subsequently apply to 5.1 thousand foreign students who undergo military training in the country.

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