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Saudi Arabia Goes Shopping for a Nuclear Deal

Mar 19, 2018 | 09:30 GMT
The Saudi kingdom had grown accustomed to relying on its domestic oil supplies to subsidize cheap electricity and water desalination during the hot summer months.

Riyadh might sit atop the world's largest cache of oil reserves, but Saudi Arabia has an energy problem.

(HASSAN AMMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Eager to wean itself off oil, Riyadh is intent on developing atomic power. But as the crown prince comes to Washington for talks on a nuclear deal, U.S. authorities will have much to consider....

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