On the sidelines of the G20 summit in the Japanese city of Osaka, US President Donald Trump held a bilateral meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman. Trump showered praise on the young prince. However, the US President did not press Bin Salman over the murder of the Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Trump defended his decision not to confront Bin Salman over the murder. He thanked Bin Salman for buying weapons from Washington saying it was bringing down the unemployment level back home.