The approval opens the way for Saudi Arabia to purchase 44 Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) launchers and 360 missiles, as well as fire control stations and radars. Congress still has to approve the deal.
According to new media reports, the US State Department has approved the possible sale of a THAAD anti-missile defense system to Saudi Arabia at an estimated cost of $15 billion.
"We will not let anyone spread the ideology of hatred, to finance that kind of ideology or terrorism", he said. "(But) contacts to implement this contract have been very positive and have had very good preliminary results".
Turkey recently agreed to purchase the S-400 system from Russian Federation amid North Atlantic Treaty Organisation concerns over the deal.
The Russian system's radar is considered especially risky to USA forces because it can spot a fourth-generation fighter - like Lockheed's F-16 or Boeing's (BA) F-15 and F/A-18 - before the fighter's radar can pick up the air-defense system.
During the first visit by a Saudi king to Russia, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz and Russian President, Vladimir Putin, underlined the rapprochement between the two countries by signing important agreements in the military and energy fields.
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Iran, whose hostile behaviour has got the USA and Saudi Arabia concerned recently, also happens to have one of the biggest ballistic missile programs in the Middle East.
Its recent deployment by the USA military in South Korea to protect against any North Korean strike drew protests from Beijing, who feared its sensors would be able to penetrate into Chinese air space and upset the balance of power.
They joined Trump at the White House in June, and Barron startd sixth grade at a private school in Maryland after Labor Day. One said: "I'm making a public plea to Melania Trump: stop with the sunglasses (and the heels at disaster areas)".
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But you can only keep the man down for so long as he exceeded the 100-yard barrier on his 27th carry, and finished with 116. His extra point after a Rodgers touchdown pass to Nelson gave the Packers a 22-21 lead one play into the fourth quarter.
Bryant did not re-enter the game as Clemson (6-0, 4-0) beat the Demon Deacons (4-2, 1-2) for a ninth consecutive time. Delaney, who jumped in front of a ball thrown deep for receiver Nyquan Murray, gave Miami the ball at the FSU 47.
Earlier Wednesday, the lawyer for Paddock's girlfriend, Marilou Danley, said Danley had no idea Paddock was planning any violence. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo says it appeared Stephen Paddock had planned to survive Sunday's attack and had an escape plan.
This is the sixth day-night Test with a pink ball since Australia and New Zealand played the first at Adelaide in December 2015. The pitch in Dubai shouldn't play a whole lot differently than Abu Dhabi, so there are runs to be had again.
The big question now will be whether enough backbench Conservative MPs sign a letter calling for a leadership election. Under the party's rules, a leadership race can be triggered if at least 48 of those MPs express their support.
Kosgei hung on for second place in 2:20:22 as United States' superb day continued with third place for Jordan Hasay in 2:20.57. It is the first time since 2002 an American has won the men's Chicago Marathon .
In addition to helping with translations, the Assistant can place phone calls, get directions and give you alerts at your command. It includes the same features featured in a cylindrical speaker that Google rolled out a year ago in response to Amazon's Echo.
The Kremlin talks were attended by Ramzan Kadyrov, the strongman leader of Chechnya, a mainly Muslim republic in Russia's south. King Salman's visit coincides with a Russia-Saudi investment forum in Moscow in which more than 200 firms are taking part.
Ghana start with a win
Perhaps playing the part of a polite guest, Colombia coach Orlando Restrepo demurred on his side's prospects for the game. It has been a long time getting to this stage but I believe every good thing takes time before yielding results.
Paddock's girlfriend unaware of shooting plan
He said that it was hard to believe that the weapons and ammunition found in his possession were acquired by him alone. Through her lawyer, Danley insisted she thought this was Paddock's way of preparing her for a breakup.
Waston heroics lift Costa Rica into fifth World Cup
Honduras, however, took the lead after 66 minutes when Eddie Hernandez powered home a header from nine yards out. They must now hope to beat already-qualified Mexico and hope both Panama and the United States lose.
Raiders QB Derek Carr listed as questionable for Sunday
Lynch hasn't done much - 45 carries, 151 yards and a touchdown - and he has yet to carry the football at least 20 times in a game. Despite his efforts, it appears Carr will not be the man under center for the Raiders vs.
Long day: Western beats Buffalo in septuple OT
Donnie Ernsberger scores OT TD, and his sister (so says her jersey) runs on the field before the game is over. It did exactly that, with a 12-yard Jarvion Franklin touchdown run ending the marathon game in the seventh OT.
Ghana Black Stars to crush the Uganda Cranes?
Egypt need only one point from their final two games to reach the finals, and ensure Ghana miss out for the first time since 2002. Only seconds later, Thomas Partey had a clear-cut chance for Ghana but his shot ended up in the side net.
Virat Kohli looks to extend domination in Steve Smith's
India has chosen to play Shikhar Dhawan instead of Ajinkya Rahane and Axar Patel will make way for Kuldeep Yadav. You need to execute your yorkers and you have to have a strong head to take your chances against the batsmen.
Bayern Munich Appoints Jupp Heynckes As Coach
The first is Julian Nagelsmann at Hoffenheim and former Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel is the second. This would be the 72-year-old's fourth spell with the German giants. "I'm looking forward to it".