Saudi Arabia could sell off billions in American assets if bill passes - NYT
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Saudi Arabia could sell off billions in American assets if bill passes - NYT
Saudi Arabia could sell off billions in American assets if bill passes - NYT

The Saudi Arabian government has threatened to sell of hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of American assets should the U.S. Congress pass a bill that could hold the kingdom responsible for any role in the September 11, 2001 attacks, the New York Times reported on Friday.

The newspaper reported that Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir told U.S. lawmakers last month that "Saudi Arabia would be forced to sell up to $750 billion in Treasury securities and other assets in the United States before they could be in danger of being frozen by American courts." (...)

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