Biden Greets Saudi Prince With Fist Bump [VIDEO]

The New York Times reports:

Mr. Biden emerged from the plane and made his way down the stairs for his first visit to Saudi Arabia as president, wearing his aviator shades, waving and looking serious. He was greeted by Princess Reema bint Bandar Al Saud, the Saudi ambassador to Washington, and Prince Khalid Al Faisal. The president climbed into his limousine just two minutes after disembarking. He was taken directly to meet the king.

Arriving at the al-Salam palace, Mr. Biden was met by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and the two exchanged an apparently wordless fist bump before the prince led the president inside. Mr. Biden’s aides had been dreading any image of the president meeting with Prince Mohammed, the de facto ruler of the kingdom, who was deemed responsible for the 2018 murder in Istanbul of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi dissident journalist.

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