Washington: US President Donald Trump said that Saudi Arabia will pay everything US is doing for it. He told this while speaking to journalists outside the White House.\n\n\n\n According to the White House website, when he was asked, why he was sending more troops to Saudi Arabia when he had just said it\u2019s a mistake to be in the Middle East? US president said, \u201cSo we\u2019re sending more troops to Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia is a very good ally, from the standpoint that we get along with them very well \u2014 a very important player in the Middle East.\u201d\n\n\n\nHe added, \u201cThe relationship has been very good. And they\nbuy hundreds of billions of dollars\u2019 worth of merchandise from us, not only\nmilitary equipment. In military equipment, about $110 billion. It\u2019s\nmillions of jobs.\u201d\n\n\n\nSaying that \u2018we are sending troops and other things to the\nMiddle East to help Saudi Arabia\u2019 Donald Trump asserted, \u201cSaudi Arabia, at my\nrequest, has agreed to pay us for everything we\u2019re doing. That\u2019s a first.\u201d\n\n\n\n\u201cBut Saudi Arabia \u2014 and other countries, too, now \u2014 but Saudi\nArabia has agreed to pay us for everything we\u2019re doing to help them. And\nwe appreciate that\u201d he added.