Trump visit draws country singer Toby Keith to Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump, wave as they board Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, May 19, 2017, prior to his departure on his first overseas trip.

Saudi holdings of US Treasury bonds were at $89.4 billion during September of last year but it climbed up to $114.4 billion in March this year, according to the US Treasury Department.

In Saudi Arabia, where Mr Trump's repeated denunciations of Iran have been welcomed, United States flags lined roads along with pictures of Mr Trump and King Salman and the message "Together we prevail".

The Trumps are scheduled to return to Washington on May 27.

John Sfakianakis, director of the Riyadh-based Gulf Research Centre, said financial factors such as rising US yields may have been behind the Saudis' Treasury buying, but it showed Riyadh's commitment to USA assets.

Adel al-Jubeir told a news conference his country was very supportive of the policies the Trump administration was pursuing on Iran, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and global counter-terrorism.

Trump has drawn fire from Islamic nations around the world for adopting a harsh rhetoric that indiscriminately links Muslims to terror groups like Daesh.

The U.S. data showed Saudi Arabia was the 12th biggest foreign investor in Treasuries.

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Ivanka Trump is a senior adviser to Trump. The report said Kushner jumped to the Saudis' assistance when it became clear that the cost of a sophisticated radar system, THAAD, might be an issue.